Africa in Antiquity
Monmouth College, Monmouth, Illinois
Instructor: Thomas J. Sienkewicz (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Here is the essay question for the FIRST UNIT QUIZ:
Critique this statement by Herodotus and use it to discuss the relationship between Africa and the Greek world through the Hellenistic period. Your discussion should be filled with important names and events and with references to significant literary and archaeological documents.
Here is the essay question for the SECOND UNIT QUIZ:
Critique this statement by Origen, the second-century A.D. Alexandrian Father of the Christian Church and use it to discuss attitudes towards culture and race in the ancient Mediterranean world. Focus, in particular, on the Roman empire and illustrate the interraction between Africa and the Greco-Roman world from the Hellenistic period through the rise of Christianity. Your discussion should be filled with important names and events and with references to significant literary and archaeological evidence.This material has been published on the web by Prof. Tom Sienkewicz for his students at Monmouth College. If you have any questions, you can contact him at email@example.com.