WEEK 3

Monday, February 1

READ (before class, please):

Ancient Egypt  - part of Chapter 1

in-class:

We will discuss The Book of the Dead

Link to "Song of the Harper" (we will discuss this in class)

Film clip about Akhenaton

How to set up turnitin accounts.


Wednesday, February 3

DUE: Independent Reading Assignment (this is NOT a practice) - see the download below

READ (before class):

Aegean Cultures and CHAPTER 2

in-class: 

Knossos website

Minoa Video

INDEPENDENT READING ASSIGNMENT SHEET DOWNLOAD

 

Extras:

(these are things we may get to in class, at the very least I will make mention of them)

Here is a link to a website that has audio of the two most popular Greek instruments - and computer renditions of fragments of music archaeologists have discovered.

Two papyri with Greek music and what scholars think it might have sounded like

Pythagoran theoreom

 


 

Akhenaten Video

 

Minoan Video