WEEK 4: Egypt and Greece

Complete readings and video viewing assignments BEFORE class


  1. Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker, “Mortuary Temple and Large Kneeling Statue of Hatshepsut,” in Smarthistory, August 9, 2015, retrieved from: https://smarthistory.org/hatshepsut/.
  2. Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth Harris, “House Altar depicting Akhenaten, Nefertiti and Three of their Daughters,” in Smarthistory, December 6, 2015, retrieved from: https://smarthistory.org/house-altar-depicting-akhenaten-nefertiti-and-three-of-their-daughters/.
  3. The British Museum, “Hunefer, Book of the Dead,” in Smarthistory, March 1, 2017, retrieved from: https://smarthistory.org/hunefer-book-of-the-dead/.
  • Worksheet on ancient Egypt
  1. The British Museum, “Ancient Greece, an introduction,” in Smarthistory, February 28, 2017, retrieved from: https://smarthistory.org/ancient-greece-an-introduction/.
  2. Dr. Renee M. Gondek, “Greek Vase-Painting, an introduction,” in Smarthistory, September 9, 2016, retrieved from: https://smarthistory.org/greek-vase-intro/.
  3. Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth Harris, “Contrapposto,” in Smarthistory, December 16, 2015, retrieved from: https://smarthistory.org/contrapposto/.
  4. Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker, “Polykleitos, Doryphoros (Spear-Bearer),” in Smarthistory, August 8, 2015, retrieved from: https://smarthistory.org/polykleitos-doryphoros-spear-bearer/.