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From: Alun Williams via GreekStudy <greekstudy at quasillum dot com>
Date: Sun, 18 Sep 2022 20:03:49 +0100
Subject: Greek Activities:  Update for September 19, 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    
    Sep 18: 82-95
    Sep 25: 96-109
    Oct 02: 110-128       
    Oct 09: 129-145       
    Oct 16: 146-160       
    Oct 23: 161-176       
    Oct 30: 177-193
 

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:
    20 Sep Assignment 114 PP.8 Advice of Mardonius to Xerxes
    27 Sep Assignment 115 PP.9 An ingenious message
 

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:
    Sep 20 ass. 7 7.24
    Sep 27 ass. 8 7.25
    Oct 04 ass. 9 7.26-28
   Oct 11 ass.10 7.29
 

Group: Advanced Attic Learners (ZETA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek beyond GCSE (Second Edition)"
Assignments:
    Sep 22 Ex 8.5 9-17
    Sep 29 Ex 8.5 17-27
    Oct 06 Ex 8.5 27-36
 

Group: GSCE-2 Advanced Attic (KAPPA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek Beyond GCSE" Second Edition (2017)
Assignments:
    Sep 20 Ex 5.8
    Sep 27 Ex 5.9
    Oct 04 Ex 5.10
 

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:
    Sep 20 Assignment 74 Ex 11.1 also Greek Stories section one number 1
    Sep 27 Assignment 75 Ex 11.2- 11.3 Greek Stories 1.2
    Oct 04  Assignment 76 11.4 Rhampsinitus (1) para 1-2 14 lines
    Oct 11 Assignment 77  Rhampsinitus (1) the rest
    Oct 18 Assignment 78 11.5-11.6 Greek Stories 3
 

Group: The Histories of Herodotus (Histories)
Coordinator: Mark Brunkahl <mark.brunkahl at freenet dot de>
Text: posted
Assignments:
    Sep 18: 9.69.2 - 9.70
 
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:               
    Sep 18 Section 26    
    Sep 25 Section 27
  

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:
    Sep 19  Acts 20:13-16
    Sep 26  Acts 20:17-21
    Oct 03  Acts 20:22-25
    Oct 10  Acts 20:26-30
    Oct 17  Acts 20:31-34
    Oct 24  Acts 20:35-38 [End of ch. 20]
 

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:
    Sep 20: Book IV para 127[1-2]
    Sep 20: Book IV para 128[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:     
    Sep 20: Book III Chapter 55[4-6]
    Sep 27: Book III Chapter 55[7-9]
 

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: 
    Sep 21: Exodus - Chapter 13 verses 6-11
    Sep 28: Exodus - Chapter 13 verses 12-17
 

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:  
    Sep 22: Book III section 2[19-20] 
    

Group: Xenophon's Oeconomicus (Oeconomicus)
Coordinator: Donald Wright <wrightdon5041 at outlook dot com>
Text: posted, and http://www.hs-augsburg.de/~harsch/graeca/Chronologia/S_ante04/Xenophon/xen_oi00.html
Assignments:
     Sep 23: Chapter XX sections 28-29  
  

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: 
    Sep 17: Chapter 9 page 121.29 εἰ δὲ μή, ἐκκρούσω σ’ἀπὸ τοῦ to 122.8 τῶν κάτω θεωρούντων.
    Sep 24: Chapter 9 page 122.8 καὶ χεῖρα προτείνας ἔλαβεν to TBC
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