Students will need to purchase both the primary source books and the graphic novels for the course; secondary readings will be provided via MyAUR (the learning management system of The American University of Rome).
Homer, The Odyssey and The Iliad
Euripides, Iphigenia at Aulis
Any edition is acceptable.
Sequential Art Adaptations
Duggan and Noto, Infinite Horizon
Shanower, Age of Bronze: A Thousand Ships and Sacrifice
Gaiman, The Sandman Vol. 9: The Kindly Ones
Scott McCloud, Understanding Comics is recommended but not required.
Articles, Book Chapters, TV and film clips etc.
This supporting material will be available in PDF form (articles and chapters) and via YouTube and other multimedia links. Students may need to purchase some TV episodes or films depending on their locations and mode of access.