Spring 2023

Advanced Readings in Greek Literature II

Listed in: Classics, as GREE-442


Frederick T. Griffiths (Section 01)


The authors read in GREE 441 and 442 vary from year to year, but as a general practice are chosen from a list including Homer, choral and lyric poetry, historians, tragedians, and Plato, depending upon the interests and needs of the students. GREE 441 and 442 may be elected any number of times by a student, providing only that the topic is not the same. In Spring 2023, GREE 442 will read theogonies: Hesiod's TheogonyThe Homeric Hymn to Demeter, and Aeschylus's Eumenides.

Requisite: A minimum of three courses numbered GREE 111 to 318 or consent of the instructor. Spring semester. Professor Griffiths

How to handle overenrollment: null

Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: Translation, written work

GREE 442 - LEC

Section 01
Tu 10:00 AM - 11:20 AM COOP 201
Th 10:00 AM - 11:20 AM COOP 201

ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
Hesiod: Works and Days Bryn Mawr Commentaries Hesiod; commentary, R. Hamilton et al. TBD
Homeric Hymn to Demeter Bryn Mawr Commentaries commentary, J. Gaisser TBD
Eumenides Cambridge University Press Aeschylus; commentary, A. Somerstein TBD
Oresteia Hackett Aeschylus; trans. P. Meineck TBD


Other years: Offered in Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022, Spring 2023, Spring 2025