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CLAS 256 - The Ancient World Reimagined

3 Credit Hours
Examination of the reception of texts, ideas, and myth from the ancient Graeco-Roman world in later sources (textual, visual, or audiovisual media). Focused on the study of original works in translation and then their adaptions in different forms at varying times or places and for differing audiences. Attention will be paid to the changes in the stories, texts, and representations for each audience and why these might have occurred. Utilizing modern scholarship and reception studies, students will learn how to analyze texts and films and consider the biases and agenda of ancient and modern creators. Writing emphasis course.

Satisfies Volunteer Core Requirement: (AH) (GCI)
Satisfies General Education Requirement through the 2021-2022 academic catalog: (AH)



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