The Ancient World on Film

3 credits

AMS 3775

Ancient Mediterranean Studies
College of Arts and Science

(same as FILMS_VS 3775) This course explores how classical antiquity has been represented in twentieth and twenty-first-century film, with particular emphasis on the ways in which ancient narratives and iconography have been appropriated by filmmakers to address contemporary cultural issues. Recommended: Prior 2000 level coursework in Classical Humanities, Art History and Archaeology, or Film Studies.