Classical Studies | Classical Mythology
C205 | 0988-0989 | Long
This course offers the student an introduction to the mythology of
the Greeks and the Romans. It considers such questions as the origin of
the world in Greek thought, the conflict with the Titans, the insignia and
other characteristics of the Olympians, the notion of heroism (both early
and late), mythology and tragedy, the animism and political myths of the
Romans, the theory of myth, and myth in later art and literature.
There are three multiple-choice exams.