CNRS: Classical, Near Eastern and Religious Studies

Winter 2018

CNRS370 Theories of Myth Sections

Origins, nature, and transmission of myth in the Western tradition, with particular attention devoted to the interpretation of myth from ancient times up to the present. Some background in myth is recommended.

Instructor(s): Cousland, Robert
This course will examine the origins, nature and transmission of myth in the Western Tradition. It will devote particular attention to the interpretation of myth from ancient times up to the present day. Modern theorists discussed may, among others, include Freud; Jung; the so-called "Cambridge Ritualists;" N.Frye; J. Campbell; C. Levi-Strauss; R. Girard; W. Burkett; E. Cassirer. Prerequisites: None
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CNRS449 Honours Essay Sections

CNRS500A Pro-Seminar in Ancient Mediterranean Studies: Selected Topics - SEM MEDITER STDY Sections

Instructor(s): Keddie, Anthony

CNRS503A Studies in Literature, Art and Society - STUD LIT ART Sections

Instructor(s): Cousland, Robert

CNRS503C Studies in Literature, Art and Society - STUD LIT ART Sections

Instructor(s): Kennell, Nigel

CNRS549 Master's Thesis Sections