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Food and drink | Part 2: Health and nutrition

After the seasonal feasting of the holiday season, many of us start to think about healthier eating and drinking to start the new year. So in this post we share a selection of passages about food and drink related to health and nutrition, and we invite members to share others in the Forum.

Book Club | January 2022: Pausanias Description of Greece, Book I

"[an] account by an eye-witness of the state of Greece in the second century of our era. ... Pausanias intended to describe all the most notable objects and to narrate all the most memorable traditions which he found..." We will start and continue discussion in the Forum, and meet via Zoom Tuesday January 25, 11 a.m. EST.

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Jan
26
Wed
11:00 am Herodotus Translation Study Group
Herodotus Translation Study Group
Jan 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Herodotus Translation Study Group
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Jan
27
Thu
1:00 pm Ovid’s Ars Amatoria Book I
Ovid’s Ars Amatoria Book I
Jan 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Ovid’s Ars Amatoria Book I
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28
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4:00 pm Plato’s Apology
Plato’s Apology
Jan 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Plato's Apology
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31
Mon
6:00 am Odyssey Study group (Phaeacians )
Odyssey Study group (Phaeacians )
Jan 31 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
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11:30 am Odyssey Study Group (Mnēmai)
Odyssey Study Group (Mnēmai)
Jan 31 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Odyssey Study Group (Mnēmai)
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1:00 pm σκαμάνδριοι Scamandrians Iliad S...
σκαμάνδριοι Scamandrians Iliad S...
Jan 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
σκαμάνδριοι Scamandrians Iliad Study Group
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4:00 pm Odyssey Study Group: Pylians
Odyssey Study Group: Pylians
Jan 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Odyssey Study Group: Pylians
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Feb
1
Tue
10:00 am Latin
Latin
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Latin
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3:00 pm Antigone Translation
Antigone Translation
Feb 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Antigone Translation
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Feb
2
Wed
11:00 am Herodotus Translation Study Group
Herodotus Translation Study Group
Feb 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
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