Faculty of Arts


CLASSICS 385

Classical Tragedy


Description

Tragedy as a concept, a means of interpreting events and a literary genre is central to the ancient Greeks’ way of constructing their world. Through a close reading of a selection of ancient dramas, this course will explore the nature and interpretation of tragedy with particular reference to Aristotle’s Poetics.

Availability 2020

Not offered in 2020; planned for 2021

Lecturer(s)

TBA

Points

CLASSICS 385: 15.0 points

Prerequisites

15 points at Stage II in Classical Studies or Ancient History, or 30 points at Stage II in Greek, Latin or Drama

Restrictions

CLASSICS 285


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