CLAS/HIST240 Ancient Societies

Monmouth College, Monmouth, Illinois

Instructor: Thomas J. Sienkewicz (

Classics/History 240G: Ancient Societies

Africa in Antiquity

Required Books
Ancient Sources

Lattimore and Grene. Aeschylus II (Chicago)

Apuleius. The Golden Ass (Indiana)

Lattimore and Grene. Euripides II (Chicago)

Herodotus. The Histories (Penguin)

Modern Sources

Hobson. The World of the Pharaohs (Thames and Hudson)

Lefkowitz. Not Out of Africa (New Republic)

Snowden. Blacks in Antiquity (Harvard)

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