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

Winter 2024
Meeting:
TTh 2:30pm - 4:20pm / THO 119
SLN:
15559
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
CLAS 231 A
Instructor:
Christopher Waldo
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 Met:
Diversity (DIV)
Social Sciences (SSc)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
December 7, 2023 - 8:21 pm