12 Classics (12CLS2)
Teacher in Charge: Andrew Tebbutt
SEMESTER TWO COURSE
‘Sappho LGBTQ+ Icon of Archaic Greece: her life, poetry and reception through the ages’
The world’s first female writer, the original Lesbian Sappho - her beautiful love poetry, and the strange long history of how later cultures have tried to tame and sanitise her memory through art and writing.
- Woman in Archaic and Classical Greece
- Sappho’s life and poetry
- Sappho through the ages
- The Sappho paintings of Gustave Moreau, French symbollists
This course is split into two semesters: students can take just one course or both.
Recommended Prior Learning
10 credits in a Level 1 language-rich subject
Assessment InformationPossible Credits
External - 4 credits
Internal - 6 credits