The Parthenon with Dr. Rachel Kousser

Past Event: Wednesday, Sep.22.2021

Iktinos and Kallikrates, The Parthenon, 447–432 B.C.E., Athens (photo: Steven Zucker, CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)

Want to energize how you teach the Parthenon in your classes? Join Dr. Rachel Kousser as she offers some strategies for teaching this complex space originally built in ancient Athens.

Additional resources:

Jeffrey Hurwit, The Athenian Acropolis: History, mythology, and archaeology from the Neolithic era to the present (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999)

Rachel Kousser, “Destruction and memory on the Athenian Acropolis,” Art Bulletin 91, no. 3 (2009): pp. 263–82

R. R. Smith, “Defacing the gods at Aphrodisias.” In Historical and Religious Memory in the Ancient World, edited by R. R. R. Smith and B. Dignas (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 202), pp. 282–326


Dr. Rachel Kousser