CLAS-203 – Greek and Roman Drama
|Points:||20||Prerequisites:||as for CLAS 202|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||Art Hist, Classics & Relig St||Restrictions:||CLAS 303|
A study of the Greek and Roman dramatists with special emphasis on the theatrical techniques of the authors and the means of production in the ancient theatre. Co-taught with CLAS 303. Offered in alternate years. 50% internal assessment, 50% examination.
Course Outline Information
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Trimester 2 2014
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||804||14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014||Mon, Tue, Thu||1000 - 1050||Hugh Mackenzie [Kelburn]||LT002||Simon Perris*||8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014||Mon, Tue, Thu||1000 - 1050||Hugh Mackenzie [Kelburn]||LT002|
Aeschylus. Aeschylus I. Oresteia. D. Grene and R. Lattimore eds. Chicago 1953
Sophocles. Sophocles II. D. Grene and R. Lattimore eds. Chicago 1957 (Contains: Ajax, Women of Trachis, Electra, and Philoctetes)
Euripides, Alcestis, Heracles, Children of Heracles and Cyclops (Oxford)
Aristophanes. Aristophanes: Birds and Other Plays. Stephen Halliwell, trans. Oxford 1998. (Contains: Birds, Lysistrata, Assembly-Women, Wealth). The Knights will be available on blackboard
Menander. Plays and Fragments. N. Miller. trans. Penguin 1987.
Plautus. Four Comedies. E. Segal trans. Oxford 1996. (Contains: Braggart Soldier, Brothers Menaechmus, Haunted House, The Pot of Gold)