CLAS 311: Homer and the Trojan War
Homer and the Trojan War Crosslisted as HIST 311
Prereqs: Sophomore standing or permission.
Analysis of the Aegean Bronze Age and early Iron Age of ancient Greece based on examination of archaeological evidence, early written documents, and the writing of Homer and other early Greek authors. Includes the Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations, the excavation of Troy, Linear B and alphabetic Greek writing, gender roles and social classes, methods of warfare, religion, and political institutions.
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