This course involves a close reading of selections in Greek from the ODYSSEY on the wanderings of Odysseus; his encounters with Polyphemus, Circe, and Kalypso; and his return to Ithaca. In addition, we will discuss major scholarly approaches to the Odyssey and Homeric epic more broadly.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CCIV)(CLAS)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Selections from Homer's Iliad and/or Odyssey
|Examination and Assignments: |
Regular quizzes, midterm and final exams.
Secondary (interpretive) readings.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
To enroll in this course, students should have completed at least one Wesleyan Intermediate Greek course (GRK201 or 202) or the equivalent.
|Instructor(s): Visvardi,Eirene Times: ..T.R.. 01:20PM-02:40PM; Location: DWNY208; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 12||SR major: 4||JR major: 3|| || |
|Seats Available: 6||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 1||JR non-major: 1||SO: 2||FR: 1|