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Unformatted text preview: Humanities 1A Reading Schedule Fall 2009 Lecture section: TR 10:30-11:45 in WSQ 109 Seminar sections: TR 12:00-1:15, Hohmann (BBC 203), Lindahl (SH 238), Rycenga (SH 241), Stenmark (SH 414), Rostankowski (SH 311) Assignments are due on the date listed. Additional readings may occasionally be assigned for the discussion sections by the section instructors. Changes in this lecture and assignment schedule may be made with reasonable notice. L# Date Lecture and Reading Assignment _______________________________________________________________________ _ 1. Tues. 8/ 25 Introduction LS 2. Thurs. 8/27 The Rise of Mesopotamian Cultures JL Read: Gilgamesh, Norton vol.A, pp.10-41 Gardners pp.24-31 Rogers, The Reign of Sargon and The Code of Hammurabi pp.5-7 _______________________________________________________________________ _ 3. Tues. 9/1 Old Testament I Foundation Narratives LS Read: Genesis 1-4:16, 6-9:17, 12, 15-19:27, 22, 37 Exodus 1-4:17, 8-12, 14-15, 34 (compare with Ex, 20) 4. Thurs. 9/3 Egypt JL Read: Akhenaten, Hymn to the Sun Norton vol.A pp.42-46 Gardners pp.33-44 Rogers, Egyptian Civilization pp.10-18 _______________________________________________________________________ 5. Tues. 9/8 Mycenaean, Minoan and Archaic Greek Art JR Read: Gardners pp.48-65 Vincent Scully, "The Great Goddess and the Palace Architecture of Crete" - on line, chapter two (pp. 33-43) of the book Feminism and Art History, http://books.google.com/books?id=sJJbYIC2I5 AC&printsec=frontcover#y=onepage&q=&f=false 6. Thurs. 9/10 Old Testament II - Prophetic, Wisdom and Apocalyptic Visions LS Read: Job 1-8, 38-42, Hos 1-3, Eccl 1-4, Satan Readings L# Date Lecture and Reading Assignment _______________________________________________________________________ _ 7. Tues. 9/15 Oral Literature and Homers Iliad...
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