Classics 020. Pompei AD 79 (4 units)
1150 Hart Hall
Course Description: Roman life in an urban community at the time of the eruption of Vesuvius. Slide presentations of the archeological evidence will be supplemented by selected readings from Petronius' Satyricon and other ancient authors.
GE credit (Old): Arts & Humanities and Writing Experience.
GE credit (New): Arts & Humanities, Visual Literacy, World Cultures, and Writing Experience.
Format: Lecture - 3 hours; Term Paper.
- Joanne Berry, The Complete Pompeii (Thames & Hudson, 2007)