CLAS 2244 Women in the Greek Cultural Spectrum (Spring: 3 )
The course will explore the status of women as seen by such authors as Homer, Hesiod, Semonides, Sappho and Plato as well as some playwrights and contemporary Greek writers. A wide range of topics will be discussed from the above selected readings. There will be a focus on roles and relationships between gods and goddesses, husbands and wives, mothers (parents) and children as part of the societal structure.
Instructor(s): Maria Kakavas
Last Updated: 07-Dec-13