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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.

Food and drink | Part 1: Homer and Hesiod

At this time of year our thoughts often turn to food and drink, so we start our exploration of the topic in Homeric and Hesiodic poetry. Where does their food come from? What kinds of foods does the poetry represent? How is it prepared and served?

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6:00 am Odyssey Study group (Phaeacians )
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11:30 am Odyssey Study Group (Mnēmai)
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1:00 pm σκαμάνδριοι Scamandrians Iliad S...
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10:00 am Latin
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11:00 am Book Club | January 2022: Pausan...
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Jan 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Book Club | January 2022: Pausanias Description of Greece, Book I
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3:00 pm Antigone Translation
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11:00 am Herodotus Translation Study Group
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1:00 pm Ovid’s Ars Amatoria Book I
Ovid’s Ars Amatoria Book I
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4:00 pm Plato’s Apology
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