CLAS 101 - Homer's Iliad and the Myths of Tragedy

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Next Offered: 2012-2013
Semester Offered: First Semester
Credits (Range): 3 hours
Attribute: 3HU, WR
Critical study of Homer's Iliad, the First example of the tragic perspective in western literature, selected tragic dramas by Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Seneca, and Shakespeare, and some modern films. Attention to how the view of human experience established in these works serves to reflect and comment upon recurring themes in western civilization.
Enrollment Limit: 50
Instructor: T. Van Nortwick

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