Participants will be introduced to the long history of piracy, from the ancient world to the present.
You need to be aged 19+ but there are no formal entry requirements for this experience.
1. Intro / Definitions / Overview of Class
2. Ancient Piracy
3. Queen Elizabeth: Pirate Queen
4. Henry Morgan and the Privateers
5. Caribbean / Atlantic History / Seaman / Gender and the Sea
6. Atlantic History / Golden Age of Piracy
7. Pirate Literature and Pop Culture
8. Modern Day Piracy
There will be in-class discussion and an opportunity for questions.
No prior knowledge is required. Don’t worry - we will tell and show you all you need to know!
Please bring a pen and paper or a laptop.
Further courses are to be announced.