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The Glory That Was Greece: Greek Art and Archaeology by Jennifer Tobin

The Glory That Was Greece: Greek Art and Archaeology

by Jennifer Tobin


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No ancient society has exerted greater influence on the development of Western culture than the ancient Greeks. Over two thousand years ago these people gave birth to the institution of democracy, to scientific investigation and philosophical dialogue, to poetry, both epic and personal, to historical narrative, and to comic and tragic theater. Their intensely creative spark also manifested itself in the arts: in architecture with the creation of temples for the gods, theaters for assembly and entertainment, and tombs for the dead, in sculpture that depicted the divine ideal and human frailty, and painting that illustrated the simple patterns of daily life, the poignancy of death, and the fickleness of the gods.


Lecture 1 The Protogeometric Period: 1050900 BC


Lecture 2 The Geometric Period: 900700 BC


Lecture 3 The Orientalizing Period, Part I: Architecture, 700600 BC


Lecture 4 The Orientalizing Period, Part II: Sculpture and Vase Painting, 700600 BC


Lecture 5 The Archaic Period, Part I: Architecture, 600480 BC


Lecture 6 The Archaic Period, Part II: Sculpture, 600480 BC


Lecture 7 The Archaic Period, Part III: Vase Painting, 600480 BC


Lecture 8 The Early Classical Period: 480450 BC


Lecture 9 The High Classical Period: The Parthenon, 450400 BC


Lecture 10 The High Classical Period: Architecture, Sculpture, and Vase Painting, 450400 BC


Lecture 11 The Late Classical Period, Part I: Architecture, 400323 BC


Lecture 12 The Late Classical Period, Part II: Sculpture and Painting, 400323 BC


Lecture 13 The Hellenistic Period, Part I: Architecture, 32331 BC


Lecture 14 The Hellenistic Period, Part II: Sculpture, 32331 BC


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