Humanities 2: Rome, Christianity, and the Middle Ages (Spring - 6 units)

The Roman Empire, the Christian transformation of the classical world in late antiquity, and the rise of a European culture during the Middle Ages. Representative texts from Latin authors, early Christian literature, the Germanic tradition, and the high Middle Ages.

Course Information - 2016

Caciola - A00 Smarr - B00 Lerer - C00      Watts - D00
Syllabus Course Website on TED  Syllabus  Syllabus
Graded Essay #1 Syllabus  Paper 1  Essay Topic
Graded Essay #2 Paper 1  Paper 2  #1-Vergil,Plutarch, or Suetonius
Graded Essay #3 Paper 2  #2-Lucian, Galatians, or Matthew
 #3-Eusebius or Augustine

 

Lerer Documents - 2016

Powerpoints Handouts
Lecture 1 - 3/29/16 Virgil & Opening
Lecture 2 - 4/5/16 Aeneid Summaries
Lecture 3 - 4/7/16

Aeneid Books Four-Five

Lecture 4 - 4/12/16 Aeneid Book Six
Lecture 5 - 4/14/16 Mark and Luke
Lecture 6 - 4/19/16 St. Paul
Lecture 7 - 4/21/16 Augustine - Confessions
Lecture 8 - 4/26/16
Lecture 9 - 4/28/16