Resources, study questions and other fun stuff!
- Click here for suggested midterm exam study strategies
The Epic of Gilgamesh:
- Click here for Giglamesh Tablets 1-4 discussion questions
- Click here for Giglamesh Tablets 5-8 discussion questions
- Click here for Gilgamesh Tablets 9-12 (12 is just a note) discussion questions
- Click here for some cool multi-media Gilgamesh links
The Complete Persepolis:
- Click here for reading questions and other background materials on Persepolis
Civilization and Its Discontents:
- Click here to listen to the Partially Examined Life Podcast
- Click here for Reading Questions to help you understand and follow along with the reading.
- Click here for some study resources to help you with C&D
- Here is a rare film version of Oedipus The King
- Click here for a copy of the Freud quotation exercise and the reading questions for our last Freud discussion
- Click here for a link to the No Fear Shakespeare website
- Click here to watch the BBC Hamlet, starring David Tennant (shout out to Aimee M in our 2 pm class for this one!).
A Thousand Splendid Suns
- Click here for supplemental material to help you with ATSS
The Trials of Socrates:
- Click here for Guides to the Socratic Dialogues
The Book of Genesis
- NRSV Bible online Tip: Deselect “omit verse numbers” and “omit footnotes” so you can see both.
- “Documentary Hypothesis”: A brief handout theorizing the authorship of the Torah
- Big Myth: A great animated site that retells creation myths from around the world
Tao Te Ching
- Online version of the Tao, trans. by Arthur Waley
- Basic Information Sheet on Taoism
- An Introduction to Taoism by Huston Smith
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