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From: Alun Williams via GreekStudy <greekstudy at quasillum dot com>
Date: Mon, 23 May 2022 14:02:35 +0100
Subject: Greek Activities:  Update for May 23, 2022


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New: Lucian On the Syrian Goddess (see below)
 
Group Listings:
 

Group: Homer's Odyssey Book 1 (Homer)
Coordinator: David Goldfarb goldfarbdj at gmail dot com <mailto:goldfarbdj at gmail dot com> 
Text: posted
Assignments
    May 22: 285-300
    May 29: 301-313
    Jun 05: 314-329
    Jun 12: 330-344
    Jun 19: 345-360
    Jun 26: 361-375
 

Group: Greek to GCSE, Part 2 (BETA)
Coordinator: Richard Moriarty richardmoriarty0 at gmail dot com <mailto:richardmoriarty0 at gmail dot com> 
Text: John Taylor "Greek to GCSE - Part 2 (Revised Edition for OCR 2016)"
Assignments:
    24 May Assignment 97 11.18 Solon and Adrastus line 27-42
    31 May Assignment 98 11.18 Solon and Adrastus line 43-64 (a long one, then back to normal)
    07 Jun Assignment 99 11.18 Solon and Adrastus line 65-78
    14 Jun Assignment 100! Solon and Adrastus line 11.18 79-91
    21 Jun Assignment 101 Solon and Adrastus line 11.18 92-102
 

Group: Greek to GCSE, Part 1 (GAMMA)
Coordinator: Richard Moriarty richardmoriarty0 at gmail dot com <mailto:richardmoriarty0 at gmail dot com> 
Text: John Taylor "Greek to GCSE - Part 1" (2008 or 2016 Edition)
Assignments:
    May 24 ass. 41 6.22
    May 31 ass. 42 6.23-24
    Jub 07 ass. 6.26-28
    Jun 14 ass. 6.29-32
 

Group: Advanced Attic Learners (ZETA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison jmargrison at gmail dot com <mailto:jmargrison at gmail dot com> 
Text: John Taylor, "Greek beyond GCSE (Second Edition)"
Assignments:
    May 26 line 19 to line 30 τὴν ψυχήν.
    Jun 02 line 30 line 30 to line 39 ποτε ἡγήσαιτο.
 

Group: GSCE-2 Advanced Attic (KAPPA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison jmargrison at gmail dot com <mailto:jmargrison at gmail dot com> 
Text: John Taylor, "Greek Beyond GCSE" Second Edition (2017)
Assignments:
    May 24 Ex. 4.11 Xenophon on Agesilaus (2) 19 lines
    May 31 Ex. 4.12-4.13 ; Greek Stories 37 Xerxes' expedition
    Jun 07  Ex. 4.14 lines 1-9
    Jun 15 Ex. 4.14 10-end ; Ex 4.15
 

Group: GCSE-2 Intermediate Attic (OMICRON)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison jmargrison at gmail dot com <mailto:jmargrison at gmail dot com> 
Text: John Taylor, "Greek To GCSE: Part 2" (2016 edition)
Assignments:
    May 24 Assignment 59 Ex. 10.10 Polycrates two paragraphs (14 lines)
    May 31  Assignment 60 Ex. 10.10 Polycrates three paragraphs - ends line 32
    Jun 07  Assignment 61 Ex. 10.10 Polycrates to the end ( two paragraphs)
 

Group: The Histories of Herodotus (Histories)
Coordinator: Mark Brunkahl mark.brunkahl at freenet dot de <mailto:mark.brunkahl at freenet dot de> 
Text: posted
Assignments:
    May 22: 9.37.2 - 9.38
    May 29: 9.39 - 9.41.1
    Jun 05: 9.41.2 - 9.42.2
    Jun 12: 9.42.3 - 9.44
    Jun 19: 9.45 - 9.46.1
    Jun 26: 9.46.2 - 9.47
    Jul 03: 9.48 - 9.49.1
    Jul 10: 9.49.2 - 9.51.2
 
Group: Lucian On the Syrian Goddess (Lucian) 
Coordinator: Martin Petersen mpetersenm at googlemail dot com <mailto:mpetersenm at googlemail dot com> 
Text: posted, and http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text?doc=Perseus:text:2008.01.0460
Assignments:
    May 22  Section 7
    May 29  Section 8
  

Group: Greek New Testament (GNT)
Coordinator: Kelwin Wylie greek at wylie dot ca <mailto:greek at wylie dot ca> 
Text: Greek New Testament, Suggested UBS 4 or Nestle-Aland 26 or later
Assignments:]
    May 23  Acts 18:20-24
    May 30  Acts 18:25-28 [End of ch. 18]
    Jun 06  Acts 19:01-04
    Jun 13  Acts 19:05-09
    Jun 20  Acts 19:10-13
    Jun 27  Acts 19:14-17
    Jul 04  Acts - no assignment
    Jul 11  Acts 19:18-21
    Jul 18  Acts 19:22-25
    Jul 25  Acts 19:26-28
    Aug 01  Acts 19:29-32
    Aug 08  Acts 19:33-36
    Aug 15  Acts 19:37-40 [End of ch. 19]
 

Group: Thucydides (Thucydides)
Coordinator: Donald Wright wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com <mailto:wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com> 
Text: posted, and http://www.hs-augsburg.de/~harsch/graeca/Chronologia/S_ante05/Thukydides/thu_pe42.html  
Assignments:
    May 24: Book IV para 118[4]
    May 31: Book IV para 118[5-8]
 

Group: Polybius Histories (Polybius)
Coordinator: Donald Wright wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com <mailto: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:     
    May 24: Book III section 49[11-13] 
 

Group: Septuagint, Selections (Septuagint)
Coordinator: Donald Wright wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com <mailto:wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com> 
Text: posted, and https://archive.org/details/selectionsfroms01stocgoog/page/n121/mode/1up
Assignments: 
    May 25: Exodus - Chapter 10 verses 11-15
    Jun 01: Exodus - Chapter 10 verses 16-20
 

Group: Xenophon's Memorabilia (Memorabilia)
Coordinator:  Donald Wright wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com <mailto:wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com> 
Text: posted, and http://www.hs-augsburg.de/~Harsch/graeca/Chronologia/S_ante04/Xenophon/xen_mem1.html
Assignments: 
    May 26: Book III section 13 [6] - 14 [1]
    

Group: Xenophon's Oeconomicus (Oeconomicus)
Coordinator: Donald Wright wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com <mailto:wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com> 
Text: posted, and http://www.hs-augsburg.de/~harsch/graeca/Chronologia/S_ante04/Xenophon/xen_oi00.html
Assignments:
    May 27: Chapter XIX   sections 1-3
    

Group: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Potter)
Coordinator: Donald Wright wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com <mailto:wrightdonald6 at gmail dot com> 
Text: JK Rowling's original, translated into Ancient Greek by Andrew Wilson
Assignments: 
    May 21: Chapter 8 page 112.10 ὁ δὲ Σίναπυς to 112.31 ὄροφον έκταθείσης.
    May 28: Chapter 8 page 112.32 άλλ’ ὸ Ἅρειος σιωπῇ to TBC
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