Syllabus

January 16 – Introduction, Organization, Bibliography

  • Camp, Arch ch.1-2; Agora 13, ch.1; Hurwitt ch.1,4; Camp Agora, ch. 1-2

January 23 – Prehistoric Athens

  • Camp, Arch ch. 3, pp.21-26; Hurwitt ch. 5; Coldstream ch. 1, pp. 25-35; Desborough, ch. 7-8

January 30 – The Dark Ages

  • Camp Arch, ch. 3, pp. 26-58; Camp Agora, ch. 3.

February 6 – Archaic Athens

  • Hurwit, Chap. 6, pp. 99-137.

February 13 – Archaic Athens

  • Camp, Agora, chap. 3. Wycherley, Stones, chap. 2.
  • Old Athena Temple, Older Parthenon

February 20 – Classical Athens

  • Camp Arch ch. 4; Camp Agora, chap. 4; Hurwit, chap. 7; Wycherley, Stones, chap. 1,4,5.
  • Parthenon, Sculptural, Program of the Parthenon
  • Propylaia, Erechtheion

February 27 – Classical Athens

  • Hurwit Chaps. 8, 9.
  • Athena Nike, Hephaisteion

March 5 – Fourth-Century Athens

  • Camp, Arch, pp. 137-160.
  • Ship sheds, Piraeus; Lysikrates Monument and Thryasyllos Monument; Pnyx Hill

SPRING BREAK

March 19 – Hellenistic Athens

  • Camp, Arch, chap. 5
  • Stoa of Attalos, Theater of Dionysios

March 26 – Hellenistic Athens

  • Hurwit, chap. 12; Camp, Agora, chap. 5.
  • Tower of the Winds

April 2 – Roman Athens

  • Camp, Arch, chap. 6
  • Roman Agora, Odeion of Agrippa

April 9 – Roman Athens

  • Camp, Agora, chap. 6; Wycherley, chap. 6.
  • Temple of Olympian Zeus, Library of Hadrian

April 16 – Late Roman Athens

  • Camp, Arch, chap. 7
  • Law courts. Socratics in the Agora.

April 23 – Late Roman Athens

  • Hurwit, Epilogue
  • Philadelphia tour