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Archaeology

The Legacy of the Ancient World: The Texts That Tell the Stories

Homer, the Bible, and the New Testament, are among the ancient texts that provide us knowledge of the ancient world. Explore the stories behind these and other sources, which still retain their narrative power into the 21st century.

Date of event
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 9:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Introduction to Western Art: From the Great Pyramids to the Pantheon

In a fascinating overview of ancient material culture, art historian Renee Gondek surveys the paintings, sculptures, and architectural wonders produced in ancient Egypt and the Greco-Roman world that served as inspiration for generations of creators to come. (World Art History Certificate core course, 1 credit)

Date of event
Wednesday, October 30 to November 20, 2019 - 6:45 p.m.