This course is designed to introduce students to the literature of the early Church author known in the contemporary world as pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite.  After a consideration of their Christian Neoplatonic context, the following major works will be studied: One the Divine Names, On Mystical Theology, On the Celestial Hierarchy, On the Ecclesiastical Hierarchy.  The course will conclude with an examination of the continuing influence of these works, particularly in the Middle Ages and in Post-Modernism.