CLAS 311: Final Project

CLAS 311: Final Project - Leia2-267x300.jpg - Image #0The final project for this class is a hybrid creative/research project that asks students to look comparatively at gender, sexuality, and the status of women in the ancient and modern worlds by using ancient ideas about gender/sexuality to think through a contemporary debate/problem/etc.  The final project will take the form of a blog post on a class blog (  that each student will post and then present to their classmates at the Final Exam on Saturday May 12 @ 2:00-4:00pm.

For the project, students are asked to write a 1500-1700 word essay that includes citations to both our ancient readings and modern news/scholarship/texts/videos/etc. The citations should be integrated as links to online sources or properly credited quotations. Students should also pick images/videos/media that illustrate their essay.