Med Civ Cyclades to Modernity
This course will begin with the study of the mysterious civilization on the Cyclades Islands 2,000 years before Christ and will cover the classical period of ancient Greece, Imperial Rome, the fall of the Roman Empire, the birth of Christianity, the Middle ages in Europe, Byzantine art in Venice and in Ravenna, the religious schism between the Western and the Eastern churches, the Venetian Empire, the Renaissance in Tuscany, Luther’s Reformation and the crisis of the arts in Northern Europe. The course will conclude with a study of the Muslim World and the Mediterranean.
*(Besides regular credit this course may also count for one credit in the M.A. in Mediterranean Studies program)
*Mediterranean History, Arts, and Civilization from the Cyclades to Modernity
- Language School
- Requirements Fulfilled:
- Civ Cul & Soc