Art & Archaeology of Ancient Athens

Spring 2020 | Spring 2014

ARTHIST 208 | CLST 248-01


Timothy Shea

TTh 8:30-9:45am | Smith Warehouse, Bay 9, A290

Monuments, archaeology, art, and topography of ancient Athens from the Archaic to the Roman period. Examination of the physical remains of the city and countryside to trace the development of one of the most important city-states in the Greek world and to understand its impact on western civilization. Case study in understanding the role of archaeology in reconstructing the life and culture of the Athenians.

Instructor Consent Required

Class Attributes:

(CCI) Cross Cultural Inquiry
Cross-listed in another department
(ALP) Arts, Literature & Performance
(CZ) Civilizations

View a previous student project from this course: Commercial Architecture in the Athenian Agora and Port Cities.


The Art & Archeaology of Ancient Athens