Sep 29, 2022  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CLSICS 240G - What’s So Funny? Greek Comedy and Beyond

3 Credit(s) | Lecture |
Course can be counted for credit once

Comedy was first invented by the ancient Greeks, revised by the Romans, and is clearly headed for life everlasting on screens of every sort. This course considers the patterns and characters as established by Aristophanes and Menander in classical Athens, the adaptations for Roman audiences written by Plautus and Terence, and representative examples of more recent comic performances.

Course Attribute(s):
Distribution Area: World Cultures

Enrollment Requirements:
Prerequisites: ENGL 102  and a minimum of 30 credits

Degree students only

Students may not take more than one 200G (Intermediate Seminar) course