An Introduction to Greek and Roman Mythology
Program Date: October 14 - November 18, 2023
Students will meet online on Saturdays, time 2:00pm - 3:30pm (Eastern Standard Time). Class time will be a mix of synchronous and asynchronous learning.
Tony Keen came to the Notre Dame London Global Gateway in 2013, where he devised the course "London in the Literature of the Fantastic." He now teaches "Roman Britain". He took a Ph.D. in Ancient History from the University of Manchester in 1992. Keen is a world-leading researcher on the reception of Greek and Roman literature and culture in modern science fiction and fantasy, and has also written widely on Classical reception, science fiction, and cinema. He is currently working on a book on depictions of Roman Britain on screen. In his spare time, he is a keen railway modeller, and contributes to two websites about comics and graphic novels.