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Faculty of Literature and Philosophy
EUROPEAN AND AMERICAN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES
Course unit
HISTORY OF PHILOLOGY AND THE CLASSICAL TRADITION
LE08108329, A.A. 2012/13

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Information on the course unit
Degree course Second cycle degree in
EUROPEAN AND AMERICAN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES
LE0613, Degree course structure A.Y. 2008/09, A.Y. 2012/13
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 6.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination HISTORY OF PHILOLOGY AND THE CLASSICAL TRADITION
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

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Course unit code Course unit name Teacher in charge Degree course code
LE08108329 HISTORY OF PHILOLOGY AND THE CLASSICAL TRADITION CATERINA BARONE LE0612

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Educational activities in elective or integrative disciplines L-FIL-LET/05 Clasical Philology 6.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year Student choice
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
hours
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Lecture 6.0 42 108.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 01/10/2012
End of activities 26/01/2013
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Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
3 Commissione 2015/16 01/10/2015 30/11/2016 PUCCIO FRANCESCO (Presidente)
TOZZI GIULIA (Membro Effettivo)
COPPOLA ALESSANDRA (Supplente)
2 Commissione 2014/15 01/10/2014 30/09/2015 BARONE CATERINA (Presidente)
ADRIANI ELENA (Membro Effettivo)
SAVIGNAGO LORENZA (Supplente)
1 Commissione 2013/14 01/10/2013 30/09/2014 BARONE CATERINA (Presidente)
ADRIANI ELENA (Membro Effettivo)
SAVIGNAGO LORENZA (Supplente)

Syllabus
Prerequisites:
Target skills and knowledge:: Knowledge of the evolution and the cultural journey of a classical myth, from Greek and Roman mythology to contemporary culture, with a particular focus on its variations, transformations, and persistence in different historico-cultural phases and art-forms (literature, theatre, figurative art, films).
Course unit contents: Reading of literary texts. Reading of scholarly articles. Analysis of video material.
Planned learning activities: The lectures will illustrate the development of the figure of Clytemnestra, from Greek literature, through the mediation of Roman culture, to subsequent rewritings in literature, in modern and contemporary theatre, and in movies.
The course will include the analysis of video material regarding theatrical and cinematic productions.
Textbooks: G. Avezzù,, Il mito sulla scena, La tragedia ad Atene,. Venezia,: Marsilio, --. una scelta di capitoli Cerca nel catalogo
D. Susanetti,, Il teatro dei greci,. Roma,: Carocci, --. una scelta di capitoli Cerca nel catalogo
G. Petrone,, Seneca, in I Romani,. Milano,: Garzanti, --. pp. 642-68.
Teaching methods: Reading of literary texts; analysis of footage from modern theatrical productions and films; analysis of iconographical material
Assessment criteria: Oral exam
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