TTh 1:30pm - 3:20pm
Richard G. Salomon
Comprehensive theoretical and historical overview of written language worldwide. Includes origins and early development of writing in the Near East, Asia, and the Americas; relationships between spoken and written languages; types and characteristic of writing systems (logographics, syllabic, and alphabetic); and methods used for decipherment of ancient languages. Offered: W.
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
October 17, 2018 - 9:30pm