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2021-2022 Catalog
EUH 3013: Greek and Roman Myth

Course Description for Greek and Roman Myth

EUH3013: Greek and Roman Myth
This course will provide an introduction to the Classical myths by reading works translated from the Greek and Latin originals. The class will compare the myths with myth traditions in other cultures; explore the myths in relation to the religion, art, history and philosophy of ancient Greece and Rome; and, by using the insights of comparative anthropology and psychoanalysis, attempt to illuminate the underlying structure and significance of the ancient myths.