Luoyang in Eastern Han

History 280F.003

Fall 2017
Section: 
003
Instructor: 
Location: 
3205 Dwinelle
Day & Time: 
W 3-5
Class Number: 
22755
Units: 
4

This course will focus on Zhangdi's reign in the Eastern Han capital of Luoyang, undertaking the sort of fine-grained research that went into Chang'an 26 BCE. The course reading will center on 3 topics: 1) urban form, 2) archaeology, 3) circumstances surrounding the composition of the Hanshu.