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From: Alun Williams via GreekStudy <greekstudy at quasillum dot com>
Date: Sun, 5 Jul 2020 14:16:20 +0100
Subject: Greek Activities:  Update for July 06, 2020


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Group Listings:
 

Group: Homer's Iliad Book 20 (Homer)
Coordinator: David Goldfarb <goldfarbdj at gmail dot com>
Text: posted
Assignments:
    July  5: 419-434
    July 12: 435-451
    July 19: 452-466
    July 26: 467-483
 

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:
    July  7 Assignment 07 7.24 
    July 14 Assignment 08 7.25
    July 21 Assignment 09 7.26-7.28
 

Group: Advanced Attic Learners (ZETA)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek beyond GCSE (Second Edition)"
Assignments:
    July 07 Break
    July 14 Ex. 2.22-2.23 Greek Stories 25 Dionysus and the poet
 

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:
    July 07 Break
    July 14 Assignment 71 Ex 10.23-10.24
    July 21 Assignment 72 Ex 10.25 Hippocleides first two paragraphs end line 16
    July 28 Assignment 73 Ex 10.25 Hippocleides line 17 to end
 

Group: GCSE-1 Beginners' Attic (OMICRON)
Coordinator: Jennifer Margrison <jmargrison at gmail dot com>
Text: John Taylor, "Greek To GCSE: Part 1" (2008 or 2016 edition)
Assignments:
    July 07 Break
    July 14 Assignment 29/30 Ex 6.1 - 6.2
    July 21 Assignment 31 Ex 6.3-6.5
    July 28 Assignment 32 Ex 6.6 - ex 6.8 - reading - Alexander and hope
 

Group: The Histories of Herodotus (Histories)
Coordinator: Mark Brunkahl <mark.brunkahl at freenet dot de>
Text: posted
Assignments: 
    July 5: 8.90 - 8.91
    July 12: 8.92 - 8.94.1
    July 19: 8.94.2 - 8.96.1
    July 26: 8.96.2 - 8.98.1
    Aug 2: 8.98.2 - 8.100.1
    Aug 9: 8.100.2 - 8.102
    Aug 16: 8.103 - 8.105
    Aug 23: 8.106
    Aug 30: 8.107 - 8.108.3
    Sep 06: 8.108.4 - 8.109
 

Group: Lucian Courtesans (Lucian)
Coordinator: Martin Petersen <mpetersenm at googlemail dot com>
Text: posted, and http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text?doc=Perseus:text:2008.01.0527
Assignments: 
    Jul 05  Chapter 10.3
    Jul 12  Chapter 10.4
 

Group: Greek New Testament (GNT)
Coordinator: Kelwin Wylie <greek at wylie dot ca>
Text: 
Assignments:
    Jul 06  Acts 8:16-20
    Jul 13  Acts 8:21-25
    Jul 20  Acts 8:26-30
    Jul 27  Acts 8:31-34
    Aug 03  Acts 8:35-40 [End of ch. 8]
 

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:
    July 07: Book IV para 45[2] to 46[1]
    July 14: Book IV para 46[2] to 47[1]
 

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: 
    Septuagint, Genesis - 'The Story of Joseph' 
    July 08 Genesis - 'The Story of Joseph' Chapter 39 verses 21 23 & Chapter 40 verses 1-2
    July 15 Genesis - 'The Story of Joseph' Chapter 40 verses 3-7
 

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: 
    July 09: Book II section 6.34-35
    July 16: Book II section 6.36-37
 

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: 
    July 11: Chapter 5 page 69.18 ἐκεινος δὲ ἀτενὲς δεδοτκὼς to page 69.33 αὐτοὺς ἐκείνου.
    July 18: Chapter 5 page 69.34 ἅμα δ’ἡλίῳ καταδύντι to TBC 
 

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: 
    July 10: Chapter  V  sections 1-3
    July 17: Chapter  V  sections 4-7
 

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: 
    July 07: Book III section 11 [4-8]
    July 14: Book III section 12 [1-7]
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