CLAS 4012 Prophecy, Oracles, and Seers
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CLAS 60.3.
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3 classroom hours plus conference and independent research; 4 credits
The religious, historical, and social significance of prophecy at Delphi and other locations in the ancient world. Literary and archaeological evidence. Rites and festivals held at sanctuaries may also be considered. Emphasis on research methodologies. (Not open to students who have completed Classics 17.)
Prerequisite: English 1012  and at least sophomore standing; or permission of the chairperson.
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