Spring 2015

Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
CLST 110-01 Intro to Greek Civilization
Instructor: Scott Farrington
Course Description:
Reading and discussion of key literary and historical works of ancient Greece, including works by Homer, Thucydides, the Greek tragedians and comedians, with consideration of the Greek intellectual enlightenment, Athenian democracy and the Athenian empire in their historical and cultural contexts. The literature is read in English translation. This course will fulfill a literature requirement in the arts and humanities distribution requirement. Offered every other year. This course fulfills the DIV I.b. distribution requirement.
1330:MR   TOME 117
CLST 140-01 Ancient Worlds on Film
Instructor: Christopher Francese
Course Description:
Cross-listed with FLST 210-01.
1230:MWF   TOME 115
CLST 550-01 Italian Ethnicity in the Geography of the Aeneid
Instructor: Christopher Francese
Course Description:
 
Courses Offered in GREK
Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
GREK 102-01 Beginning Attic Greek
Instructor: Scott Farrington
Course Description:
All the fundamentals of Greek grammar and syntax as well as the acquisition of vocabulary. By the conclusion of the second semester students will be prepared to read classical authors in the original.Prerequisite: 101 or equivalent.
1030:W   EASTC 111
1230:RF   EASTC 212
1500:MT   EASTC 212
GREK 112-01 Introduction to Greek Poetry
Instructor: Meghan Reedy
Course Description:
Selected readings from Homer with emphasis on poetic style and composition. Supplementary readings in English help stimulate discussion of literary, historical, and cultural topics regarding epic poetry. Prerequisite: 102 or the equivalent.
0930:MWF   EASTC 111
GREK 394-01 Hellenistic Greek Poetry
Instructor: Meghan Reedy
Course Description:
Readings and conferences on selected areas of Greek literature. Research skills are emphasized. Prerequisite: at least one course at the 200-level. Offered occasionally.
1230:MWF   EASTC 111
Courses Offered in LATN
Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
LATN 102-01 First-Year Latin
Instructor: JoAnne Miller
Course Description:
All the fundamentals of Latin grammar and the study of vocabulary. This course prepares students to read classical authors in the original.Prerequisite: 101 or the equivalent.
0830:MTWRF   EASTC 102
LATN 112-01 Introduction to Roman Poetry
Instructor: Christopher Francese
Course Description:
Selected readings from Catullus and Ovid, with focus on poetic technique, and discussion of supplementary readings in English. Prerequisite: 102 or the equivalent.
1030:MWF   EASTC 102
LATN 242-01 Vergil, Aeneid
Instructor: Meghan Reedy
Course Description:
Selections from the epic, with emphasis on Vergil's literary aims and technique. Prerequisite: 112 or the equivalent. Offered every third year.
1130:MWF   EASTC 111
LATN 352-01 Roman Satire
Instructor: Christopher Francese
Course Description:
Readings from the satires of Juvenal or Horace with study of Roman social life in the early Principate. Prerequisite: at least one course at the 200-level.
1330:TF   EASTC 111