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From: Alun Williams via GreekStudy <greekstudy at quasillum dot com>
Date: Sun, 4 Dec 2022 20:11:16 -0000
Subject: Greek Activities:  Update for December 05, 2022


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Group Listings:
 

Group: Homer's Odyssey Book 2 (Homer)
Coordinator: David Goldfarb <goldfarbdj at gmail dot com>
Text: posted
Assignments    
    Dec 04: 257-273
    Dec 11: 274-287
    Dec 18: 288-300
    Dec 25: Christmas break, no assignment
 

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:
    06 Dec assignment 125 PP.17 Leonidas and Dieneces
    13 Dec assignment 126 exercise PP.20 Persian and Spartan banquets
    20 Dec assignment 127 ...
 

Group: Greek to GCSE, Part 2 (GAMMA)
Coordinator: Richard Moriarty <richardmoriarty0 at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor "Greek to GCSE - Part 2 (Revised Edition for OCR 2016)"
Assignments:
    Dec 06 ass. 18 8.1-8.3
    Dec 13 ass. 19 8.4-8.5
    Dec 20 ass. 20 8.6
 

Group: Advanced Attic Learners (ZETA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek beyond GCSE (Second Edition)"
Assignments:
    Dec 01 Ex 8.6 43-52
    Dec 08 Ex 8.6 53-62
    onto the verse...
    Dec 15 Ex 7.1
    Dec 22 Ex 7.2
 

Group: GSCE-2 Advanced Attic (KAPPA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek Beyond GCSE" Second Edition (2017)
Assignments:
    Dec 06 Ex 6.6 Seuthes
    Dec 13 Ex 6.7 Critias and Theramenes
    Dec 20 Ex 6.8 Agesilaus and Corinth
 

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:
    Dec 06 Assignment 83 11.9 and 11.11 Greek Stories 5
    Dec 13 Assignment 84 11.12-11.13 Greek Stories 6 the fox and the crow
    Dec 20 Assignment 85 11.14, Greek Stories 7 the sick lion
 

Group: The Histories of Herodotus (Histories)
Coordinator: Mark Brunkahl <mark.brunkahl at freenet dot de>
Text: posted
Assignments:
    Dec 04: 9.91 - 9.93.2
    Dec 11: 9.93.3 - 9.94.2
    Dec 18: 9.94.3 - 9.96
    Dec 25: Xmas day
    Jan 01: 9.97 - 9.98
    Jan 08: 9.99 - 9.100
    Jan 15: 9.101 - 9.102.2
    Jan 22: 9.102.3 - 9.104
    Jan 29: 9.105 - 9.106
    Feb 05: 9.107 - 9.108.1
    Feb 12: 9.108.2 - 9.110.1
 
Group: Lucian On the Syrian Goddess (Lucian) 
Coordinator: Martin Petersen <mpetersenm at googlemail dot com>
Text: posted, and http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text?doc=Perseus:text:2008.01.0460
Assignments:
    Dec 04 Section 37 - 38
    Dec 11 Section 39
    Dec 18 Section 40 - 41
    Xmas break
    Jan 08 Section 42 – 43
  

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:
    Dec 05  Acts 21:21-24
    Dec 12  Acts 21:25-26
    Dec 19  Acts 21:27-29
    Dec 26  Acts - no assignment - Christmas
    Jan 02  Acts - no assignment - New Year's
    Jan 09  Acts 21:30-32
    Jan 16  Acts 21:33-36
    Jan 23  Acts 21:37-40 [End of ch. 21]
 

Group: Thucydides (Thucydides)
Coordinator: Donald Wright <wrightdon5041 at outlook dot com>
Text: posted, and http://www.hs-augsburg.de/~harsch/graeca/Chronologia/S_ante05/Thukydides/thu_pe42.html  
Assignments:
    Dec 06: Book IV para 134[1-2]
    Dec 13: Book IV para 135[1-2]
 

Group: Polybius Histories (Polybius)
Coordinator: Donald Wright <wrightdon5041 at outlook 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:     
    Dec 06: Book III Chapter 61[10-12]
 

Group: Septuagint, Selections (Septuagint)
Coordinator: Donald Wright <wrightdon5041 at outlook dot com>
Text: posted, and https://archive.org/details/selectionsfroms01stocgoog/page/n121/mode/1up
Assignments: 
    Dec 07: Exodus - Chapter 15 verses 11-16
    Dec 14: Exodus - Chapter 15 verses 17-22
 

Group: Xenophon's Memorabilia (Memorabilia)
Coordinator:  Donald Wright <wrightdon5041 at outlook dot com>
Text: posted, and http://www.hs-augsburg.de/~Harsch/graeca/Chronologia/S_ante04/Xenophon/xen_mem1.html
Assignments:  
    Dec 08: Book III section 2[40]-3[1] 
    

Group: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Potter)
Coordinator: Donald Wright <wrightdon5041 at outlook dot com>
Text: JK Rowling's original, translated into Ancient Greek by Andrew Wilson
Assignments: 
    Dec 03: Chapter 9 page 127.15 τῆς γὰρ παχείας ἀνθρόπου to 127.35 ὕπνῳ χαμαί ωικηθείς·
    Dec 10: Chapter 9 page 127.35 ἐξαίφνης δ’ἠγέρθη ἐκείνων προσίοντων.
 
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