Courses: Tragedy (GREKB202001)
Class Number: 1205
This course will introduce the student to two of the three great Athenian tragediansSophocles and Euripides. Their dramas, composed two-and-a-half millenia ago, continue to be performed regularly on modern stages around the world and exert a profound influence on current day theatre. We will read Sophocles' Oedipus Tyrannos and Euripides' Bacchae in full, focusing on language, poetics, meter, and performance studies.
Div: III; Haverford: Humanities (HU)
Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1205 Div: III; HU