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Changes [Nov 23, 2009]Class schedule with...
These key readings will be accompanied by weekly readings in the specific topic areas. We will discuss this material in the Thursday reading sections.
9/26/05. Introduction: In search of wonders
9/28/05. A general survey of the Bronze Age Minoan and Mycenaean Greece
9/29/05. Discussion session (Location TBA)
10/3/05: 1200 ending and beginnings, the case of the Argolid
10/5/05: ‘Dark Times’ and the age of Iron
10/6/05: Discussion session
10/10/05: the Geometric world
10/12/05: the rise of the polis
10/13/05: Discussion session
10/17/05: Archaic Greece
10/19/05: Corinth (visiting lecture M. Shanks)
10/20/05: Discussion session
10/24/05: Sanctuaries: Olympia, Delphi and Delos
10/26/05: the 5th century
10/27/05: Discussion session
11/2/05: lecture on Greek art at the Cantor Arts Center
11/3/05: Discussion session
11/7/05: 5th century Athens and its environs
11/9/05: The Greek world of Sicily
11/10/05: Discussion session
11/14/05: The Greek world of Asia Minor
Note: For today I have placed a survey of the Greek sites of Pergamon and Ephesus in Turkey which is to be browsed. Note the treatment of the material.
11/16/05: Domestic space: Olynthos and Halieis
11/17/05: Discussion session
11/21/05-11/25/05 Thanksgiving Break
11/28/05: The Greek landscape, two cases from the Peloponnesus
Photocopies will be passed out in class.
11/30/05: The 4th century and the Hellenistic World
12/1/05: Discussion session
Week Ten (last week of classes!)
12/5/05: the case of Messenia
12/7/05: The percolation of the Greek past
12/8/05: Discussion session (presentation of final project abstracts)
12/15/05: Final projects due!
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