Fall 2014

Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
CLST 100-01 Greek and Roman Mythology
Instructor: Christopher Francese
Course Description:
A general introduction to the texts and narratives of the chief myths of Greece and Rome and their impact on Western civilizations with special reference to the fine arts: music, sculpture, painting, and literature. This course fulfills the DIV I.c. distribution requirement.
1230:MWF   TOME 115
CLST 221-01 Greek Art & Archaeology
Instructor: Christofilis Maggidis
Course Description:
Cross-listed with ARCH 120-01 and ARTH 205-03. A survey of the archaeology of ancient Greece from ca. 4000 to 323 B.C. Particular attention is devoted to the development of Greek civilization and culture as seen through architecture, art, pottery and town planning.
0900:TR   DENNY 317
CLST 500-01 Virgil and Italian Identity
Instructor: Christopher Francese
Course Description:
 
Courses Offered in GREK
Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
GREK 101-01 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.
1030:MWF   EASTC 212
GREK 111-01 Introduction to Greek Prose
Instructor: Scott Farrington
Course Description:
A review of syntax and selected readings from prose authors. Consideration is given to authors whose style and grammar best illustrate the characteristics of Attic Greek of the Classical period. Supplemental readings in English provide historical and cultural context for the author chosen. Prerequisite: 102 or the equivalent.
1130:MWF   EASTC 111
GREK 222-01 Philosophical Writers
Instructor: Christopher Francese
Course Description:
Readings in Greek Philosophy including authors such as the Presocratics, Plato, Aristotle, or others. Supplementary readings in English provide historical context and an introduction to certain issues in ancient philosophy. Recommended: 112 or the equivalent.
1330:MF   EASTC 111
GREK 233-01 Herodotus
Instructor: Meghan Reedy
Course Description:
Selected readings from The Persian Wars, supplemented with reading of the text in English. Attention is paid to the nature of history and historical writing. Recommended: 112 or the equivalent. Offered every two years. This course fulfills the DIV I.b. distribution requirement.
 
Courses Offered in LATN
Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
LATN 101-01 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.
0830:MTWRF   EASTC 301
LATN 101-02 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.
0930:MTWRF   EASTC 301
LATN 111-01 Intro to Roman Prose
Instructor: Scott Farrington
Course Description:
Review of syntax and selected readings from prose authors, with study of literary technique and discussion of supplementary readings in English. Prerequisite: 102 or the equivalent.
0930:MWF   EASTC 312
LATN 233-01 Roman Historians
Instructor: Christopher Francese
Course Description:
Readings from Roman historians such as Sallust, Caesar and Livy, with study of Roman political values. Prerequisite: 112 or the equivalent. This course fulfills the DIV I.b. distribution requirement.
0930:MWF   EASTC 111
LATN 243-01 Lucretius
Instructor: Meghan Reedy
Course Description:
Selections from the Epicurean philosopher's epic poem On the Nature of Things, with study of the philosophical and poetic background of the work, its reception in antiquity, and its relevance to modern concerns. Prerequisite: 112 or the equivalent. Offered every third year. This course fulfills the WR graduation requirement.
1030:MWF   EASTC 111