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From: Alun Williams via GreekStudy <greekstudy at quasillum dot com>
Date: Sun, 13 Jun 2021 15:25:59 +0100
Subject: Greek Activities:  Update for June 14, 2021


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Group Listings:
 

Group: Homer's Iliad Book 22 (Homer)
Coordinator: David Goldfarb <goldfarbdj at gmail dot com>
Text: posted
Assignments:   
    Jun 13: 66-81           
    Jun 20: 82-95           
    Jun 27: 96-110
 

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:
    Jun 15 9.21 Perseus (3) lines 42 to end, Ex 10.1-10.2
    Jun 22 Ex 10.3-10.4
 

Group: Advanced Attic Learners (ZETA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek beyond GCSE (Second Edition)"
Assignments:
    Jun 15 Ex 6.2
    Jun 22 Ex 6.3
    Jun 29 Ex 6.4
 

Group: GSCE-2 Advanced Attic (KAPPA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek Beyond GCSE" Second Edition (2017)
Assignments:
    Jun 15 Ex 1.14-1.15
    Jun 22 Ex 1.16 Infancy of Cyrus (1) 2 paragraphs
    Jun 29 Ex 1.16 Infancy of Cyrus (1) the rest
 

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:
    Jun 15 Assignment 18 Ex 8.1 to 8.3
    Jun 22 Assignment 19 Ex 8.4-8.5
    Jun 29 Assignment 20 Ex. 8.6 - translate the reading "Plato's Parable of the cave (1)"
 

Group: The Histories of Herodotus (Histories)
Coordinator: Mark Brunkahl <mark.brunkahl at freenet dot de>
Text: posted
Assignments: 
    Jun 13: 2.122.3 - 2.124.1
    Jun 20: 2.124.2 - 2.125.3
    Jun 27: 2.125.4 - 2.126
 

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: 
    Jun 13 Chapter 10.12-10.13 (Loeb 20)
    Jun 20 Chapter 11.1-11.2 (Loeb 20)
    Jun 27 Chapter 11.3 (Loeb 21)
    Jul 04 Chapter 11.4 (Loeb 21)
 

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:
    Jun 14  Acts 13:25-28
    Jun 21  Acts 13:29-33
    Jun 28  Acts 13:34-39
    Jul 05  Acts - no assignment, Canada Day and Independence Day
    Jul 12  Acts 13:40-43
    Jul 19  Acts 13:44-47
    Jul 26  Acts 13:48-52 [End of ch 13]
 

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:
    Jun 15: Book IV para 83[4]-84[2]
    Jun 22: Book IV para 85[1-5]
 

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: 
    Jun 15: Book III section 33 [1-4]
    Jun 22: Book III section 33 [5-8]
    Jun 29: Book III section 33 [9-12]
    Jul 06: Book III section 33 [13-16]
    Jul 13: Book III section 33 [17-18]
 

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: 
    Jun 16: Exodus - Chapter 1 verses 18-22
    [end of chapter 1]
    Jun 23: Exodus - Chapter 2 verses 1-5
 

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: 
    Jun 17: Book III section 5.22-24
 

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:
    Jun 11: Chapter X sections 11-13
    [End of chapter 10]
    Jun 18: Chapter XI sections 1-3
 

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:
    Jun 12: Chapter 6 page 90.24 ὁ δὲ Ῥοών to 91.2 ἔχων;
    Jun 19: Chapter 6 page 91.3 καὶ ὁ μὲν ἐδεδόρκει to TBC
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