C202 Ancient Greek Language and Literature Ι
Professor: Christos ZAFIROPOULOS
Greek I studies ancient Greek poetry up to the classical period. In particular, lengthy passages from the epic (Homer and Hesiod), the lyric poetry and drama (tragedy, comedy, satirical drama) are analysed accompanied by an introduction to the authors, the genders and the period under consideration. The course aims to study Greek language and the dominant cultural concepts of ancient Greek culture as they can be discerned in the aforementioned literary genres.