GREEK LITERATURE II (GL2-B)

Course Registration No. LIT-724

COURSE OVERVIEW

Part II: This is the second part of a two-part course, a continuation of the study started in Greek Literature I.
 

     

    BOOKS AND MATERIALS

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    Bulfinch’s Mythology (out-of-print Avenel Books/Gramercy/Crown Publishers edition) [ORDER USED]

    • Author: Thomas Bulfinch
    • Publisher/Copyright: New York: Avenel Books/Crown Publishers, 1979. Print.
    • ISBN: 0517274159        978-0517262771
    • Supplier: Retail or Amazon.com

    Hardback; excellent glossary. Any edition will do, but this is our favorite.

    Herodotus: The Histories [Aubrey de Selincourt]

    • Author: Herodotus
    • Publisher/Copyright: New York, NY: Penguin Books, 1996, 2003. Print.
    • Translator: Aubrey de Selincourt
    • ISBN: 0140449086        978-0140449082
    • Supplier: Retail or Amazon.com

    Reissue edition 2003; 622 pgs.; 9 units; introductions, maps, outlines, timelines, endnotes, index.

    Homer : The Odyssey (Fagles)

    • Author: Homer
    • Publisher/Copyright: New York: Penguin Classics, 1996. Print.
    • Translator: Robert Fagles
    • ISBN: 0140268863        978-0140268867
    • Supplier: Retail or Amazon.com

    560 pages.
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    Cliffs Notes: Homer’s Odyssey

    • Author: Stanley P. Baldwin
    • Publisher/Copyright: Hoboken, NJ: Cliffs Notes/Wiley Publishing, Inc., 2000. Print or online.
    • ISBN: 0764585991        978-0764585999
    • Supplier: Retail or Amazon.com

    Also available online for free at http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/the-odyssey.html.

    Aeschylus: Oresteia (Oxford World's Classics)

    • Author: Aeschylus
    • Publisher/Copyright: Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print.
    • Translator: Christopher Collard
    • ISBN: 019953781X        978-0199537815
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    Euripides: Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae (Focus Classical Library)

    • Author: Euripides
    • Publisher/Copyright: Newburyport, MA: Focus Publishing, R. Pullins & Company, Inc., 2004. Print.
    • Translator: Stephen Esposito, A.J. Podlecki, Michael R. Halleran
    • ISBN: 158510048X        978-1585100484
    • Supplier: Retail or Amazon.com

    304 pages.

    Sophocles: Antigone, Oedipus the King, Electra (Oxford World's Classics)

    • Author: Sophocles
    • Publisher/Copyright: Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008. Print.
    • Translator: H.D.F. Kitto
    • ISBN: 0199537178        978-0199537174
    • Supplier: Retail or Amazon.com

    192 pages

    Teaching the Classics DVD and Workbook

    • Author: Adam Andrews and Missy Andrews
    • Publisher/Copyright: : The Center for Literary Education, 2017. Print and DVD.
    • ISBN: 0988898993        978-0988898998
    • Supplier: Rainbow Resource


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