HUEN-3700 (3) Culture Wars in Rome

Set in Rome, Italy, this Maymester course investigates the cultural contrasts among three different "Romes:" ancient pagan, aristocratic Rome; medieval Christian theocratic Rome; and modern secular democratic Rome. To do so, it draws on evidence from Roman literature, politics, art, and architecture. Requires some preparatory work in Boulder. Restricted to sophomores/juniors/seniors.