Professor Fleming

Classical Mythology, Spring 2010

CLAS 205 Essay 1             DUE: Tuesday, Jan 26



In a brief, polished, concise essay of 1 page (double spaced), respond to ONE of the following prompts:

Make sure you've read chapters 1-3.  No sources are required (or recommended) besides your textbook



·        Ancient Greece is often viewed as a foundation for the modern Western world.  Consider ONE way in which Greek culture is genuinely similar OR radically different from our culture.


·        Briefly contrast ONE aspect of the Judeo-Christian and/or the Muslim religions and their practices with that of Greek religion.