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From: Alun Williams via GreekStudy <greekstudy at quasillum dot com>
Date: Sun, 24 Jan 2021 12:55:28 -0000
Subject: Greek Activities:  Update for January 25, 2021


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Group Listings:
 

Group: Homer's Iliad Book 21 (Homer)
Coordinator: David Goldfarb <goldfarbdj at gmail dot com>
Text: posted
Assignments:
    Jan 24: 361-376
    Jan 31: 377-390
    Feb 07: 391-406      
    Feb 14: 407-422      
    Feb 21: 423-438      
    Feb 28: 439-452      
 

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:
    Jan 26 8.33
    Feb 02 8.34
    Feb 09 9.1-2 Chapter 9
 

Group: Advanced Attic Learners (ZETA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek beyond GCSE (Second Edition)"
Assignments:
    Jan 26 Ex. 4.12-4.13 ; Greek Stories 37 Xerxes' expedition
    Feb 02 Ex. 4.14 lines 1-9
    Feb 9 Ex. 4.14 10-end; 4.15
    Feb 16 Ex 4.16; 4.17 Timon of Athens 1-11
 

Group: GSCE-2 Intermediate Attic (KAPPA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek To GCSE: Part 2 (Revised Edition for OCR 2016)"
Assignments:
    Jan 26 Assign. 95 11.18 Croesus and Adrastus 14 lines 1 para. Greek Stories 11 The miser and his gold
    Feb 02  Assign. 96 11.18 line 15-26; Greek Stories 12
    Feb 09 Assign. 97 line 28-42; Greek stories 13
 

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:
    Feb 02 Assignment 3 7.10-7.11
    Feb 09 Assignment 4 7.12-7.18
    Feb 16 Assignment 4b 7.15-7.18
 

Group: The Histories of Herodotus (Histories)
Coordinator: Mark Brunkahl <mark.brunkahl at freenet dot de>
Text: posted
Assignments: 
    Jan 24: 8.143.2 - 8.144.1
    Jan 31: 8.144.2 - 8.144.5
    (END OF BOOK 8)
 

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: 
    Jan 24 Chapter 2 (Loeb 3)
    Jan 31 Chapter 3 (Loeb 10)
    Jan 07 Chapter 4 (Loeb 14)
    Feb 14 Chapter 5 (Loeb 15)
    Feb 21 Chapter 6.1-6.2 (Loeb 16)
    Feb 28 Chapter 6.3
    Feb 07 Chapter 6.4-6.5
 

Group: Greek New Testament (GNT)
Coordinator: Kelwin Wylie <greek at wylie dot ca>
Text: 
Assignments:
    Jan 25  Acts 11:01-05
    Feb 01  Acts 11:06-10
    Feb 08  Acts 11:11-14
    Feb 15  Acts 11:15-18
    Feb 22  Acts 11:19-22
    Mar 01  Acts 11:23-26
    Mar 08  Acts 11:27-30 [End of ch. 11]
 

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:
    Jan 26: Book IV para 70 [1]
    Feb 02: Book IV para 70 [2]-71[2]
 

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: 
    Jan 26: Book III section 25 [1-3]
    Feb 02: Book III section 25 [4-6]
    Feb 09: Book III section 25 [7-9] 
 

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: 
    Jan 27: Genesis - Chapter 43 verses 16-20
    Feb 03: Genesis - Chapter 43 verses 21-25
 

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: 
    Jan 28: Book III section 3.10-11
    Feb 04: Book III section 3.12-14
 

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:
    Jan 29: Chapter VIII sections 14-16
 

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:
    Jan 30: Chapter 6 page 83.18 μάλιστ’ ἐγλίχετο τῶν πλακίων to TBC
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