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Faculty of Literature and Philosophy
CULTURAL TOURISM PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT
Course unit
ANCIENT DRAMA
LE09102148, A.A. 2011/12

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Degree course First cycle degree in
CULTURAL TOURISM PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT
LE0604, Degree course structure A.Y. 2008/09, A.Y. 2011/12
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 9.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination ANCIENT DRAMA
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Branch PADOVA
Single Course unit The Course unit CANNOT be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Lecturers
Teacher in charge CATERINA BARONE L-FIL-LET/05
Other lecturers ELENA ADRIANI

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Educational activities in elective or integrative disciplines L-FIL-LET/05 Clasical Philology 9.0

Course unit organization
Period Second semester
Year 3rd Year

Type of hours Credits Teaching
hours
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Lecture 9.0 63 162.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 05/03/2012
End of activities 16/06/2012
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2008 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
4 2015/18 01/12/2017 30/11/2018 BARONE CATERINA (Presidente)
PUCCIO FRANCESCO (Membro Effettivo)
3 2015/17 01/10/2016 30/11/2017 BARONE CATERINA (Presidente)
ADRIANI ELENA (Membro Effettivo)
PUCCIO FRANCESCO (Membro Effettivo)
SAVIGNAGO LORENZA (Supplente)
2 2015 01/10/2014 30/09/2015 BARONE CATERINA (Presidente)
ADRIANI ELENA (Membro Effettivo)
SAVIGNAGO LORENZA (Supplente)
1 commissione 01/10/2013 30/09/2014 BARONE CATERINA (Presidente)
ADRIANI ELENA (Membro Effettivo)
SAVIGNAGO LORENZA (Supplente)

Syllabus
Prerequisites: Basic historico-literary knowledge of the Greek world from Homer to the IV century, and of the Roman world from the Republic to the early imperial era.
Target skills and knowledge:: Knowledge of Greek and Roman theatre in its essential characteristics (also from an archaeological standpoint). Assessment of the permanence and vitality of classical culture in modern times.
Course unit contents: Reading of ancient dramas in the Italian translation; analysis of footage from contemporary productions of the dramas and/or of modern rewritings; analysis of iconographical and archaeological material. Particular activities will be dedicated especially to the relevant archaeological aspects. Study tour to Syracuse
Planned learning activities: We will delineate the development and the modern survival of Greek and Roman tragic and comic theatre, and its salient features with regards also to historical, political, literary and archaeological aspects. The texts will be considered in their specificity as theatrical scripts meant for the stage.
Reading of the following texts: Aeschylus, Agamemnon; Sophocles, Electra; Euripides, Hippolytus; Aristophanes, The Acharnians; Menander, Epitrepontes; Plautus, Aulularia; Terence, Hecyra; Seneca, Medea; Grillparzer, Medea.
The unifying theme behind the chosen texts is:
Usage and function of stage props in ancient theatre
Textbooks: E. Adriani, Storia del teatro antico,. Roma: Carocci, 2004. Cerca nel catalogo
P. Bosisio Milano,, Il teatro greco. Il teatro romano, in Teatro dell'Occidente. Milano: LED, 2006. pp. 1-13
Gianna Petrone, Seneca, in I Romani. Milano: Garzanti, 1992. pp. 642
Teaching methods: Guided reading of ancient dramas; video-analysis of modern theatrical productions; analysis of iconographical and archaeological material
Assessment criteria: oral exam
Further information: Un fascicolo contenente materiale didattico in fotocopie sarĂ  messo a disposizione degli studenti

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