Program Information

Class begins in spring quarter on Tuesday March 29 at 9:00 in Lecture Hall 2.


Spring Quarter Book List

Spring Quarter book list:

The Last Days of Socrates by Plato

The Inferno by Dante Alighieri (Robert Pinsky translation)

Averno by Louise Gl├╝ck

On Beauty and Being Just by Elaine Scarry

Ancestor Worship in Contemporary Japan by Robert Smith (out of print; Moodle)

The Temple of the Golden Pavilion by Yukio Mishima

The Death Rituals of Rural Greece by Loring Danforth

Blindness by Jose Saramago

Upheavals of Thought by Martha Nussbaum