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Roman Architecture is a course for people who love to travel and want to discover the power of architecture to shape politics, society, and culture....
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Introduction to Roman Architecture

Roman urbanism and introduction to the wide variety of Roman buildings covered in the course....
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4 видео (всего 43 мин.), 8 материалов для самостоятельного изучения
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1.2 The Urban Grid and Public Architecture 14мин
1.3 Bathing, Entertainment, and Housing in the Roman City 12мин
1.4 Roman Tombs, Aqueducts, and the Lasting Impact of Roman Architecture 5мин
Reading8 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Welcome to the Course!10мин
Syllabus10мин
Glossary of Terms10мин
Suggested Readings - "The Monument Lists"10мин
Grading10мин
Pre-Course Survey10мин
Welcome to Week 110мин
Lecture 1 Image Sources10мин
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It Takes a City: The Founding of Rome and the Beginnings of Urbanism in Italy

Evolution of Roman architecture from the Iron Age through the Late Republic with emphasis on city planning, wall building, and early Roman temple architecture....
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5 видео (всего 75 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
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2.2 The Temple of Jupiter Optimus Maximus Capitolinus 17мин
2.3 Defensive Stone Walls and Regular Town Planning 17мин
2.4 The Hellenization of Late Republican Temple Architecture 18мин
2.5 The Advent of the Corinthian Order 11мин
Reading1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
Lecture 2 Image Sources10мин
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Technology and Revolution in Roman Architecture

The Revolution in Roman Architecture through the widespread adoption of opus caementicium (concrete) used for expressive as well as practical purposes....
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5 видео (всего 70 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
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3.2 The First Experiments in Roman Concrete Construction 11мин
3.3 Sanctuaries and the Expressive Potential of Roman Concrete Construction 16мин
3.4 Innovations in Concrete at Rome: The Tabularium and The Theater of Marcellus15мин
3.5 Concrete Transforms a Mountain at Palestrina 13мин
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Lecture 3 Image Sources10мин

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Civic Life interrupted: Nightmare and Destiny on August 24, A.D. 79

Civic, commercial, and religious buildings of Pompeii buried by the devastating eruption of Mount Vesuvius in A.D. 79 and later rediscovered. Daily life in Pompeii is illustrated through its bakeries and fast food stands and a moving account dramatizes what happened when disaster struck....
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6 видео (всего 72 мин.), 2 материалов для самостоятельного изучения
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4.2 The Early Settlement and the Forum at Pompeii 10мин
4.3 The Capitolium and Basilica of Pompeii 8мин
4.4 Pompeii’s Entertainment District: The Amphitheater, Theater, and Music Hall15мин
4.5 Bath Complexes at Pompeii 12мин
4.6 Daily Life and the Eruption of Vesuvius 13мин
Reading2 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Welcome to Week 210мин
Lecture 4 Image Sources10мин
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Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous: Houses and Villas at Pompeii

Domestic architecture at Pompeii from its beginnings to the eruption of Vesuvius with emphasis on the development of the domus italica and the Hellenized domus and featuring the House of the Faun and Villa of the Mysteries....
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6 видео (всего 76 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
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5.2 Early Pompeian Houses and the Ideal Hellenized Domus 9мин
5.3 Hellenized Houses in Pompeii 13мин
5.4 The House of the Faun 15мин
5.5 Additional Pompeian Houses 12мин
5.6 Villa of the Mysteries 9мин
Reading1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
Lecture 5 Image Sources10мин
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Habitats at Herculaneum and Early Roman Interior Decoration

What befell the city of Herculaneum’s inhabitants when they tried to escape Vesuvius. The development of the city’s domestic architecture, especially the Houses of the Mosaic Atrium and the Stags, is traced as is the evolution of First and Second Style Roman wall painting, the latter transforming the flat wall into a panoramic window....
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6 видео (всего 73 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
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6.2 Houses at Herculaneum and the Samnite House 7мин
6.3 Further Developments in Domestic Architecture at Herculaneum: The House of the Mosaic Atrium and the House of the Stags 17мин
6.4 First Style Roman Wall Painting14мин
6.5 Second Style Roman Wall Painting 12мин
6.6 Second Style Roman Wall Painting and the Family of Augustus8мин
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Lecture 6 Image Sources10мин

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Gilding the Lily: Painting Palaces and Villas in the First Century A.D.

Third Style Roman wall painting in villas belonging to elite patrons. Third Style painting is characterized by departure from perspectival vistas and return to a flat wall decorated with panel pictures and attenuated architectural elements. The Fourth Style is a compendium of all previous styles. Both coexist in Nero’s Domus Aurea. ...
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6 видео (всего 74 мин.), 2 материалов для самостоятельного изучения
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7.2 Transition from Second to Third Style at Oplontis 11мин
7.3 The Mature Third Style at Boscotrecase 14мин
7.4 A Third Style Garden and Fabullus Paints the Domus Aurea in Rome17мин
7.5 Fourth Style Eclecticism and Display in Pompeii 12мин
7.6 Scenographic Painting in Herculaneum 6мин
Reading2 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Welcome to Week 310мин
Lecture 7 Image Sources10мин
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Exploring Special Subjects on Pompeian Walls

Painted renditions of special subjects inserted into Second through Fourth Style Roman wall paintings. These include mythological, landscape, genre, still life, and history painting, as well as painted portraiture. Highlights include the Dionysiac Mysteries paintings and the Riot in the Amphitheater, both from residences in Pompeii. ...
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6 видео (всего 67 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
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8.2 A Mystical Marriage 17мин
8.3 The God of Wine and His Brides10мин
8.4 Conclusion to the Initiation Rites 7мин
8.5 The Wanderings of Odysseus 13мин
8.6 Genre, Historical, and Portrait Painting 10мин
Reading1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
Lecture 8 Image Sources10мин

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From Brick to Marble: Augustus Assembles Rome

Transformation of Rome by Augustus. Claiming to have found Rome a city of brick and leaving it a city of marble, Augustus exploited marble quarries at Luna (modern Carrara) to build his Forum, decorating it with replicas of Greek caryatids associating his era with Periclean Athens. The contemporary Ara Pacis served as the Luna marble embodiment of Augustus’ new hegemonic empire. ...
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7 видео (всего 75 мин.), 2 материалов для самостоятельного изучения
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9.2 Julius Caesar, Venus Genetrix, and the Forum Iulium 12мин
9.3 The Ascent of Augustus and Access to Italian Marble 12мин
9.4 Augustus Assembles His Marble City 11мин
9.5 The Forum of Augustus and Its Links to the Greek Past 8мин
9.6 The Ara Pacis Augustae 12мин
9.7 Mussolini, The Meier Museum, and a Jewel on Lungotevere 9мин
Reading2 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Welcome to Week 410мин
Lecture 9 Image Sources10мин
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Accessing Afterlife: Tombs of Roman Aristocrats, Freedmen, and Slaves

Sepulchral architecture in Rome under Augustus. Roman tombs were built in a variety of personalized forms among them the pyramidal Tomb of the aristocrat Gaius Cestius, and the trapezoidal Tomb of Marcus Vergilius Eurysaces, probably a former slave who made his fortune overseeing the baking and public distribution of bread for the Roman army. ...
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7 видео (всего 71 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
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10.2 Etruscan Antecedents of the Mausoleum of Augustus 8мин
10.3 The Tomb of Caecilia Metella on the Via Appia 9мин
10.4 The Pyramidal Tomb of Gaius Cestius 12мин
10.5 The Tomb of the Baker Eurysaces and His Wife Atistia 8мин
10.6 Atistia's Breadbasket and Eurysaces' Achievements9мин
10.7 Tombs for Those of Modest Means and the Future of Concrete Architecture 11мин
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Lecture 10 Image Sources10мин
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Notorious Nero and His Amazing Architectural Legacy

Architecture under the Julio-Claudian emperors: Tiberius' Villa Jovis on Capri, and, in Rome and at Portus, the eccentric architecture of Claudius with its unique combination of finished and rusticated masonry. The culminating masterwork is Nero’s Domus Aurea with its octagonal room, one of the most important rooms in the history of Roman architecture....
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6 видео (всего 74 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
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11.2 Caligula and the Underground Basilica in Rome 12мин
11.3 Claudius and the Harbor at Portus 10мин
11.4 Claudius' Porta Maggiore in Rome 7мин
11.5 Nero and the Domus Transitoria in Rome13мин
11.6 The Golden House of Nero and the Octagonal Room 12мин
Reading1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
Lecture 11 Image Sources10мин
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автор: JQFeb 21st 2018

FANTASTIC COURSE: Although I've been to Rome several times, this course opened my eyes to many aspects of Roman Architecture I was heretofore unaware of. Thanks so much! Dr Quincy

автор: SWFeb 11th 2018

Well structured & organized materials, well articulated lectures, smartly designed assignments. Diana brought architecture study to a marvelous level. What a delight!

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Diana E.E. Kleiner

Dunham Professor of History of Art and Classics at Yale University
History Of Art

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