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Classical Languages and Civilization Summer Courses

CLAS 2000 R21 - Texts and Contexts: Myth in Greco-Roman Literature
Session II, July 2-August 6, 2019
Rose Hill: TWTh, 1-4 p.m.

A survey of ancient myths from Greece and Rome via the literary works of Homer, Hesiod, Vergil, and Ovid. Major themes: creation, the hero, the journey, gods, and monsters. Fulfills the EP2 requirement in Fordham's core curriculum.

CRN:
Instructor: Troyano
3 credits


CLAS 3030 PW1 - Athenian Democracy
Session III, May 28-August 6, 2019
Online

A historical overview and morphological description of democracy as it was practiced in Athens from 508 BCE until 322 BCE. In addition to surveying how Athenian democracy evolved in an overview of its most salient features, we will also investigate how classical Athenian democracy was imagined and criticized by leading thinkers contemporary with it. Fulfills the EP3 and Advanced History requirements in Fordham's core curriculum.

CRN:
Instructor: Foster
4 credits


HIST 1220R21 - Understanding Historical Change: Ancient Rome 
Session II, July 2-August 6, 2019
Rose Hill: TWTh, 9 a.m.-Noon

Introduction to Roman history focusing on problems and sources.

CRN:
Instructor: Keil
3 credits