May 16
CLASSICAL GREECE

CLASSICAL GREECE

Presented by OLLI of Greater Birmingham and Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest at Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest

OLLI of Greater Birmingham presents Classical Greece with Helen Pruet, retired history teacher, Mountain Brook Junior High.
This follow-up program will begin with the evolution of government in Greece. We will compare her two great city-states, Athens and Sparta; and take a look at the Persian War, the golden age of Athens under Pericles, and the Peloponnesian War. We will look at the factors that unified the Greeks, their colonization of the eastern end of the Mediterranean, and their enduring legacy. First session Aegean World and Early Greece May 2, 2019.

Admission Info

Free.

Phone: 205-348-6482

Dates & Times

2019/05/16 - 2019/05/16

Additional time info:

This is the second of two programs.  See Aegean World and Early Greece, May 2, 2019 (olli.ua.edu).

Location Info

Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest

1221 Montgomery Highway, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216