HI202 Roman History October Syllabus

OCTOBER



1-3: The Path of Empire
4: "Letters from Home: Traveling the Internet to Ancient Rome"

CHATROOM TOPIC:
6: The Path of Empire (cont.)
8: Senatorial Oligarchy, Imperial Administration, Social Developments
10: The Gracchi
13: Marius and Sulla
15: The Old Order Passes: Gravediggers of the Republic
17: The Catilinarian Conspiracy: A Case Study
20: Cicero, Man of Letters
22: Guest Lecture, Prof. Fred Winter, Univ. of Maryland - Combined Caesarea Maritime Expedition
24, 29: The Caesareans
31: Caesar and Antony

Nov. 1: Octavius, Antony and Cleopatra