Summer 2005 -- LF310 Greek Mythology Reading Schedule

Dr. Caldwell
New Snell 282
Office Hours: M-F 9-10
Telephone: 268-3972

 

 

 

Syllabus Resources E-Mail

Parthenon, S. Metope: Centaur and Lapith. London, British Museum
June 27 Mon Introduction: Methodology, Sources, Resources Assignments
June 28 Tue Greek Civilization: Historical Background Assignments
June 29 Wed Myths of Creation. Assignments
June 30 Thur Zeus' Rise to Power. Eastern myths Assignments
July 1 Fri

Portraits of the Olympians. Prometheus Bound

Assignments
    Presentations:  
July 4 Mon No Class: Independence Day  
July 5 Tue Poseidon, Athena, Acropolis monuments Assignments
July 6 Wed Artemis, Apollo, Hermes. Hippolytus Assignments
July 7 Thur Dionysos, Hephaistos. The Bacchae Assignments
July 8 Fri Demeter, Hades. Alcestis Assignments
       
July 11 Mon Exam 1. Review Assignments
July 12 Tue Perseus Assignments
July 13 Wed Herakles Assignments
July 14 Thur Jason and the Argonauts; Medea Assignments
July 15 Fri The Theban Saga: Oedipus the King. Seven Against Thebes. Antigone. Assignments
       
July 18 Mon The Mycenaean Saga. Paper Due: the Sagas Assignments
July 19 Tue The Trojan Saga and Homer. Iphigeneia at Aulis Assignments
July 20 Wed Iliad, Books 1-6 Assignments
July 21 Thur Iliad, Books 8-16. Philoctetes Assignments
July 22 Fri

Iliad, Books 18-24. The Trojan Women

Assignments
       
July 25 Mon Odyssey, Books 1-8. Agamemnon. Assignments
July 26 Tue Odyssey. Books 9-12. Ajax. Assignments
July 27 Wed Odyssey, Books 13-19 Assignments
July 28 Thur Odyssey, Books 21-24 Assignments
July 29 Fri Reading Day. Paper Due: Art and Myth  
       
July 30 Sat Final Exam. Review for Exam