Hello everyone and welcome to Week 7 of ART F261X.

Please do the following before 11:59pm, Sunday, October 10.

1. Go through the material in the Etruscan Art wing.

2. Respond to the discussion questions posted in the Slack channels #week7part1 and #week7part2.  Remember to comment on at least two of your classmate’s responses.

Slack channel #week7part1

  • Women in Art: Several of the works in the Etruscan wing depict women or were commissioned by women. How does the role of women in Etruscan society seem to differ from that of the other cultures we have studied?

Slack channel #week7part2

  • Tomb Art: Much of what we know about the Etruscans comes from their tombs. How does Etruscan tomb art differ from Egyptian tomb art?