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CLAS 3200: Greek and Roman Mythology: Schedule

Open Educational Resource (OER) created for the Classics 3200 sections

Schedule

01/28

Introduction, handouts

01/30

Introduction, handouts

 

 

02/04

Hesiod, Theogony (about half of this poem)

02/06

Hesiod, Theogony and selection from Works and Days

 

 

02/11

Introduction to Homeric mythology

02/13

Homeric Hymn to Aphrodite

 

 

02/18

College Closed

02/20

Homeric Hymn to Demeter (1st half)

 

 

02/25

Homeric Hymn to Demeter (2nd half)

02/27

Selections from the Odyssey. First writing assignment due.

 

 

03/04

Selections from the Odyssey.  

03/06

Aeschylus, Agamemnon

 

 

03/11

Aeschylus, Agamemnon

03/13

Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus

 

 

03/18

Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus

03/20

Midterm Exam (same room as usual)

 

 

03/25

Sophocles, Antigone

03/27

Sophocles, Antigone

 

 

04/01

Euripides, Bacchae

04/03

Euripides, Bacchae

 

 

04/08

Ovid, Metamorphoses, Introduction, Apollo and Daphne

04/10

Ovid, Metamorphoses, brief presentations

 

 

04/15

Ovid, Metamorphoses, brief presentations.

04/17

Ovid, Metamorphoses, brief presentations. Second writing assignment due.

 

 

04/19–28

Spring Recess

 

 

04/29

Ovid, Metamorphoses, brief presentations

05/01

Ovid, Metamorphoses, brief presentations

 

 

05/06

Ovid, Metamorphoses, brief presentations

05/08

Ovid, Metamorphoses, brief presentations

 

 

05/13

Ovid, Metamorphoses, brief presentations

 

 

Final Exam

Monday, May 20, 1–3pm in usual room.

Hesiod

Homer

Euripides

euripides bust

The Bacchae
Translated by T. A. Buckley

Image via Wikipedia

Handouts

Aeschylus

The Complete Greek Tragedies

(Includes Agamemnon)

Written by Aeschylus
Translated by Grene & Lattimore
Password-protected

Sophocles

Theban Plays translations above are from the Center for Hellenic Studies at Harvard University.

Ovid

Glossary of Greek Terms Found in Readings

Supplementary Readings