Classics 445

Spring Quarter

Greek and Roman Religion
Alexander Hollmann
M/T/W/Th/F 12:30-1:20

RELIGION majors only Period 1 (2/15/2013-3/3/2013)

Religion in the social life of the Greeks and Romans, with emphasis placed on their public rituals and festivals. Attention is given to the priesthoods, personal piety, rituals of purification and healing, and the conflict of religions in the early Roman Empire. Many lectures illustrated by slides. Recommended: JSIS B 201. Offered: jointly with JSIS 445.