answer 1 of the questions below
Make sure to address all parts of the question. 2 paragraphs or at least 10 sentences is a safe barometer. only answer ONE question using the pdfs
1. The Iliad: How is arete’ (excellence) depicted in this excerpt? What does it tell you about the values of ancient Greece? Gender roles? The realtionaship between citizen and polis?
2. Funeral Oration: Who was Pericles’ audience and what was he trying to accomplish with this Funeral Oration (recorded by Thucydides)? What does this document tell you about how Athens defined itself during the “Golden Age?” What IS the Golden Age