HDS 3804

Ancient Greek Sanctuaries: Oracles

Kimberley C. Patton

Description

Using three renowned sanctuaries—Dodona, Delphi, and Didyma—as foci, this seminar will consider the role of oracles in ancient Greece in the wider context of divination. We will attend to the archaeological and literary evidence as well as to relevant secondary scholarship.

Enrollment Limited: Limited to 15 students. Instructor's permission required.
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Religion 1310

Scheduling

0.50 credits
Spring 2014
Thurs 2pm-4pm
Rockefeller Hall Room 116

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Religion, Literature, and Culture
  • Religion and the Social Sciences
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Non-Tradition Specific
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) None