use five core courses for a Classical Studies Minor

CL 108/EN 108  Myth in Classical Literature

(spring 2018)

syllabus

class materials

January 18: Introduction and Orientation

group assignment

January 22, 25: Myth and Religion

 

January 29, February 1: Myth as Story Telling I

close-reading assignment

February 5, 8: Myth as Story Telling II

 

February 12, 15: Myth and Geography

final paper

February 20, 22: Exploring the Human Condition I

 

February 26, March 1: Exploring the Human Condition II

resources

March 5, 8: Myth, History and Ideology I

 

March 19, 22: Myth, History and Ideology II

 

March 26, 29: Exploring the Human Condition III

 

April 9, 12: Myth at Play I

 

April 16, 19: Myth at Play II

April 23, 26: Myth at Play III/School-Book Mythology

April 30 +: group reports

 

 

Prof. Rosivach

office hours: Monday and Thursday 12:30 pm; Wednesday 9:00 pm

(please come at the start of the period; I will stay as long as there is someone to see. please e-mail me if you plan to come in the evening)

office: DMH 126

 

No class on February 15. We'll pick up with the February 20/22 readings next Monday. Later this week I'll post some introductory notes to the two plays on the study-questions page for that week. Apologies for the inconvenience.