HISA H4100 Colloquium and Field Work in Ancient and Medieval Mediterranean Civilizations

Directed research on the cultural exchange and continuity of a major region of the Mediterranean world; Anatolian Civilizations; Aegean Civilization; or Rome, Campania and Sicily. This interdisciplinary seminar examines interaction between Hellenic civilization and neighboring cultures in Anatolia, Italy, Sicily, and Africa, the impact of Rome, and the emergence of Western, Greek Orthodox, and Islamic civilization in the medieval and early modern ages. Students conclude their study with a one-month academic excursion.

notes: Fulfills the college intensive-writing requirement.