use five core courses for a Classical Studies Minor

CL106/EN106 MASTERPIECES OF GREEK LITERATURE IN ENGLISH TRANSLATION

fall 2017

Prof. Rosivach

office hours: Monday and Thursday 2 pm; Wednesday 9 pm

syllabus

class materials

CLOSE-READING ASSIGNMENT

dictionary of Greek and Roman mythology

September 6: Introduction and Orientation

September 13: Homer, Iliad I

September 20: Homer, Iliad II

September 27: Homer, Odyssey I

October 4: Homer, Odyssey II

October 11: Homer, Odyssey III

October 18: Homeric Hymn to Demeter; Hesiod, Works and Days; Sappho

October 25: Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, Agamemnon

November 1: Sophocles, Ajax, Oedipus Tyrannos

November 8: Sophocles, Antigone; Euripides, Medea

November 15: Euripides, Hippolytus, Trojan Women

(final exam questions due November 15)

November 29: Euripides, Bacchant Women; Aristophanes, Frogs

December 6: Aristophanes, Lysistrata; Menander, Dyskolos

 

Greek history/literature timeline

DiMenna-Nyselius Classical Studies Research Guide