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HSTAM 231 A: Race, Identity, and the Ancient Mediterranean World

Meeting Time: 
TTh 2:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: 
MOR 234
SLN: 
15412
Joint Sections: 
CLAS 231 A
Instructor: 
Christopher Waldo

Syllabus Description:

Catalog Description: 
Explores ancient authors' perceptions of others (foreigners, "barbarians," people on the margins of their known-worlds, slaves, etc.) alongside current scholarship on ancient perceptions of race and identity. Also examines how different groups/nations in nineteenth/twenty-first centuries used their views of Greek and Roman societies to make modern claims about race, white privileges, and power. Offered: jointly with CLAS 231.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
March 30, 2022 - 10:59pm
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