TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
Introduction to the Ugaritic (Canaanite) language of ancient Ugarit (modern Ras Shamra, circa fourteenth century BCE). Introduces the cuneiform alphabet and distinctive grammatical features; proceeds to an inductive reading of the Ugaritic tablets. Texts include the Epic of Aqhat, the Baal Epic, and the Epic of Kret. Second in a three course sequence. Prerequisite: UGARIT 201.
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
January 10, 2018 - 9:25pm