PAPYROLOGY

Lettere PAPYROLOGY

0312600046
DEPARTMENT OF HUMANISTIC STUDIES
EQF6
ARTS
2020/2021

YEAR OF COURSE 2
YEAR OF DIDACTIC SYSTEM 2015
SECONDO SEMESTRE
CFUHOURSACTIVITY
630LESSONS
Objectives
KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING
KNOWLEDGE OF BASIC ELEMENTS AND OF METHODOLOGY OF PAPIROLOGY. ABILITY TO ORIENT IN READING AND ANALYZING PAPYRUS TEXTS.

APPLYING KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING
ABILITY TO EVALUATE A PAPYRUS TEXT.
ABILITY TO USE THE MAIN SCIENTIFIC TOOLS FOR RESEARCH IN PAPYROLOGY.


MAKING JUDGEMENTS
ABILITY TO HAVE A CRITICAL APPROACH TO THE PAPYRUS TEXTS.
ABILITY TO ORIENTATE ONESELF IN THE PAPYROLOGICAL STUDIES.


Prerequisites
BASIC KNOWLEDGE OF GREEK AND LATIN LANGUAGE.
Contents
1.INTRODUCTION TO PAPIROLOGY.
2.HISTORY OF PAPIROLOGY.
3.HISTORICAL AND LITERARY RELEVANCE OF THE PAPYROLOGICAL PATRIMONY.
4.RUDIMENTS OF READING, TRANSCRIBING, EDITING, CONTEXTUALISING AND EVALUATING PAPYRUS TEXTS.
5.THE PAPYRUS OF AESCHYLUS: READING, ANALYSIS AND TRANSLATION.

Teaching Methods
FRONTAL LESSONS. PRACTICAL EXERCISES IN READING PAPYRUS TEXTS.
Verification of learning
THE EXAM WILL TEST THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE BASIC ELEMENTS AND OF THE METHODOLOGY OF THE PAPYROLOGY..
IT WILL ALSO TEST THE
- ABILITY TO ORIENTATE ONESELF IN READING AND ANALYZING PAPYRUS TEXTS.
- ABILITY TO APPLY KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING
- ABILITY TO EVALUATE PAPYRUS TEXTS AND TO COMMENT ON THEM WITH CORRECT TERMINOLOGY, AS WELL AS TO USE THE MAIN TOOLS OF PAPYROLOGICAL RESEARCH.
THE EXAM WILL BE ORAL, AS AN INTERACTIVE DIALOGUE


Texts
M. CAPASSO, CHE COS’È LA PAPIROLOGIA, ROMA, CAROCCI, 2009.

M.L.WEST, AESCHYLI TRAGOEDIAE CUM INCERTI POETAE PROMETHEO, STUTGARDIAE ET LIPISIAE, 1998

ESCHILO, SOFOCLE, EURIPIDE. DRAMMI SATIRESCHI, PREMESSA DI G. ZANETTO, TRADUZIONE DI O. POZZOLI, MILANO, BUR, 2004.

PHOTOCOPIES OF THE PAPYRUS TEXTS OF AESCHYLUS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED BY THE TEACHER DURING THE LESSONS.
More Information
ATTENDANCE IS RECOMMENDED. THE STUDENTS WHO CANNOT PARTECIPATE TO THE CLASSES WILL PREPARE A DIFFERENT SELECTION OF PAPYRUS TEXTES.
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