Athenian Tragedy War/Aftermath

CLCV 220
CLCV 220 Tragedy

Credit: 3 hours

Origins and development of selected major genres in Western literature, emphasizing the relationship between classical representatives and their modern successors.

"War and Its Aftermath in Athenian Tragedy” Athenian tragedy offered the space for reflecting upon the aftermath of war, violence, trauma, displacement and the plight of refugees. This course focuses on war plays among others and explores specifically war, violence and power by lending prominence to the trauma war causes. No prerequisites. Students are required to log in and use Moodle in order to complete this course.