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From: Alun Williams via GreekStudy <greekstudy at quasillum dot com>
Date: Sun, 21 Nov 2021 20:16:37 -0000
Subject: Greek Activities:  Update for November 22, 2021


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The group reading Mounce's Basics of Biblical Greek has been suspended.
 
Group Listings:
 

Group: Homer's Iliad Book 22 (Homer)
Coordinator: David Goldfarb <goldfarbdj at gmail dot com>
Text: posted
Assignments:   
    Nov 21: 418-430
    Nov 28: 431-446
    Dec 05: 447-459
    Dec 12: 460-474
    Dec 19: 475-489
    Dec 26: Christmas break
    Jan 02: 490-501
    Jan 09: 502-515
 

Group: Greek to GCSE, Part 2 (BETA)
Coordinator: Richard Moriarty <richardmoriarty0 at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor "Greek to GCSE - Part 2 (Revised Edition for OCR 2016)"
Assignments:
    23 Nov ass. 74 11.1-3
    30 Nov ass. 75 11.4 first two paragraphs
    07 Dec ass. 76 11.4 Rhampsinitus final paragraphs
    14 Dec ass. 77 11.5-11.6 Conditional sentences (1) 
 

Group: Greek to GCSE, Part 1 (GAMMA)
Coordinator: Richard Moriarty <richardmoriarty0 at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor "Greek to GCSE - Part 1" (2008 or 2016 Edition)
Assignments:
    Nov 23 ass 18 4.28-4.29
    Nov 30 ass 19 5.1-5.3
    Dec 07 ass 20 5.4
    Dec 14 ass 21 5.5-5.6
 

Group: Advanced Attic Learners (ZETA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek beyond GCSE (Second Edition)"
Assignments:
    Nov 23 break for Thanksgiving
    Nov 30 Ex 6.22
    Dec 07 Ex 6.23
    Dec 14 Ex 6.24
 

Group: GSCE-2 Advanced Attic (KAPPA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek Beyond GCSE" Second Edition (2017)
Assignments:
    Nov 23 No assignment Thanksgiving
    Nov 30 Ex 3.1-3.2 ; Greek Stories 26 Coriolanus
    Dec 07 Ex 3.3-3.4 ; Greek Stories 27 Antigone
 

Group: GCSE-2 Intermediate Attic (OMICRON)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek To GCSE: Part 2" (2016 edition)
Assignments:
    Nov 23 Break Thanksgiving in the USA
    Nov 30 Ex 9.5-9.6
 

Group: The Histories of Herodotus (Histories)
Coordinator: Mark Brunkahl <mark.brunkahl at freenet dot de>
Text: posted
Assignments: 
    Nov 21: 2.161 - 2.162.3
    Nov 28: 2.162.4 - 2.164
    Dec 05: 2.165 - 2.168
    Dec 12: 2.169
   Dec 19: 2.170 - 2.171
 

Group: Lucian Dialogues of the Dead (Lucian)
Coordinator: Martin Petersen <mpetersenm at googlemail dot com>
Text: posted, and http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text?doc=Perseus%3Atext%3A2008.01.0524%3Abook%3D1%3Asection%3D1
Assignments: 
    Temporarily suspended: the following assignments will be rescheduled
    Nov 21 Chapter 20.1-20.2 (Loeb 6)
    Nov 28 Chapter 20.3-20.4 (Loeb 6)
    Dec 05 Chapter 20.5-20.6 (Loeb 6)
    Dec 12 Chapter 21.1-21.2 (Loeb 4)
    Dec 19 Chapter 22.1-22.2 (Loeb 2)
    Dec 19 Chapter 22.3 (Loeb 2)
 

Group: Greek New Testament (GNT)
Coordinator: Kelwin Wylie <greek at wylie dot ca>
Text: Greek New Testament, Suggested UBS 4 or Nestle-Aland 26 or later
Assignments:
    Nov 22  Acts 15:36-41 [End of ch 15]
    Nov 29  Acts 16:01-05
    Dec 06  Acts 16:06-10
    Dec 13  Acts 16:11-14
    Dec 20  Acts 16:15-17
    Dec 27  Acts - no assignment - Christmas
    Jan 03  Acts - no assignnent - New Year's
    Jan 10  Acts 16:18-21
    Jan 17  Acts 16:22-26
    Jan 24  Acts 16:27-32
    Jan 31  Acts 16:33-36
    Feb 07  Acts 16:37-40 [End of ch 16]
 

Group: Thucydides (Thucydides)
Coordinator: Donald Wright <wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com>
Text: posted, and http://www.hs-augsburg.de/~harsch/graeca/Chronologia/S_ante05/Thukydides/thu_pe42.html  
Assignments:
    Nov 23: Book IV para 100[2-5]
    Nov 30: Book IV para 101[2-5]
 

Group: Polybius Histories (Polybius)
Coordinator: Donald Wright <wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com>
The plan is to follow Polybius' version of the Second Punic War relating to Hannibal up to the Roman debacle at Cannae,
and then if people are still interested to follow the career of Scipio Africanus in the war up to Hannibal's final defeat at Zama.
Text: posted, and http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text?doc=Perseus%3Atext%3A1999.01.0234%3Abook%3D3%3Achapter%3D13 
Assignments: 
    Nov 23: Book III section 42 [9-11]
    Nov 30: Book III section 43 [1-3]
 

Group: Septuagint, Selections (Septuagint)
Coordinator: Donald Wright <wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com>
Text: posted, and https://archive.org/details/selectionsfroms01stocgoog/page/n121/mode/1up
Assignments: 
    Nov 25: Exodus - Chapter 6 verses 11-15
    Dec 01: Exodus - Chapter 6 verses 16-20
 

Group: Xenophon's Memorabilia (Memorabilia)
Coordinator:  Donald Wright <wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com>
Text: posted, and http://www.hs-augsburg.de/~Harsch/graeca/Chronologia/S_ante04/Xenophon/xen_mem1.html
Assignments: 
    Nov 25: Book III section 9[10-11]
    Dec 02: Book III section 9[12-13]
 

Group: Xenophon's Oeconomicus (Oeconomicus)
Coordinator: Donald Wright <wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com>
Text: posted, and http://www.hs-augsburg.de/~harsch/graeca/Chronologia/S_ante04/Xenophon/xen_oi00.html
Assignments:
    Nov 26: Chapter XIV  sections 5-7
 

Group: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Potter)
Coordinator: Donald Wright <wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com>
Text: JK Rowling's original, translated into Ancient Greek by Andrew Wilson
Assignments:
    Nov 20: Chapter 7 page 100.34 εἶδε γὰρ τὰδε· βόεια κρέα, to 101.10 Οὔκουν οἷός τ’εἶ -
    Nov 27: Chapter 7 page 101.11 Οὔκουν οἷός τ’εἶ - to TBC
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