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Laughing at Tragedy: The Greeks vs. the Romans

HNRS 2030 Sec. 4 - Fall 2016

Associate Professor Wilfred Major Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures

Tu Th 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
200 French House

Here you will find funny tragedies and heartbreaking comedies. Learn about Hercules, dismemberment and why it all matters. This course is a unique opportunity to explore how comedy and drama overlapped in the first centuries of ancient theater.

Fulfills General Education:

English Composition
Humanities