Emily Albu – Office Hours: W 2:00-4:00 and by appointment – Cocke B017
What do we mean by “the Fall of the Roman Empire”? Did classical civilization crash and burn? Or did it undergo cultural transformation with the arrival of new peoples and the rise of Christianity and Islam? With these questions in mind, we survey the peoples, lands, and cultures of the Greco-Roman world from the second through eighth centuries CE.