Courses: Rites of Laughter: Ancient Comedy and its Legacy (CSTSH219B01)

Spring 2010

A survey of Greek and Roman comic theater, from its ritual origins to its classical role in civic cultural life. Special emphasis will be given to related modern forms of entertainment and to ancient and modern theories of the comic.

Prerequisites: None

Fulfills: HU III

Meeting Times

TTh 2:30-4:00