To Die For: Antigone and Political Dissent (CLASSICS 17N)

TAPS
12N
Instructors
Rehm, R. (PI)
Kimmel, A. (TA)
Section Number
1
(Formerly CLASSGEN 6N.) Preference to freshmen. Tensions inherent in the democracy of ancient Athens; how the character of Antigone emerges in later drama, film, and political thought as a figure of resistance against illegitimate authority; and her relevance to contemporary struggles for women's and workers' rights and national liberation. Readings and screenings include versions of "Antigone" by Sophocles, Anouilh, Brecht, Fugard/Kani/Ntshona, Paulin, Glowacki, Gurney, and von Trotta.
Grading
Letter or Credit/No Credit
Requirements
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-Gender, WAY-EDP, WAY-ER
Units
3
Undergraduate
Course Tags
Foundations
Academic Year
Quarter
Autumn
Section Days
Tuesday Thursday
Start Time
3:15 PM
End Time
4:45 PM
Location
Remote