Archive | May, 2012

Summer 2012 Sophomore Inquiry Theme

1 May

Interpreting the Past will off a summer Sophomore Inquiry class on Saturday mornings that will explore the power and complexity of the Byzantine Empire. Poised between the East and the West, this culture made major contributions to the art, religion and military history and we will explore together many different fascinating aspects of the society.

This class will incorporate multimedia resources from across the world to bring this culture from the past alive.
Reading: Herrin, Byzantium: The Surprising Life of a Byzantine Empire
as well as sources from the Byzantine era

Instructor: McClanan