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Women in Diogenes Laertius’ Lives of the Eminent Philosophers, part 2

Study of Diogenes Laertius’ Lives of the Eminent Philosophers gives us tantalizing snippets of information about women of whom we might never have heard. He tells us of nameless women, wives, daughters and courtesans. Many mentions of women are very brief.

Online Open House | Georgios Gemistos Plethon, with Brian Prescott-Decie

We are excited to welcome Brian Prescott-Decie for an Online Open House entitled “Georgios Gemistos Plethon: The Role of Byzantine Scholarship in the Preservation of Platonic and Neo-Platonic Thought.” The event will take place on Friday, October 15 at 11:00 a.m. EDT and will be recorded. You can watch the live-streaming on the Center for Hellenic Studies YouTube Channel

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18
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6:00 am Odyssey Study group (Phaeacians )
Odyssey Study group (Phaeacians )
Oct 18 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
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11:30 am Odyssey Study Group (Mnēmai)
Odyssey Study Group (Mnēmai)
Oct 18 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
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1:00 pm σκαμάνδριοι Scamandrians Iliad S...
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4:00 pm Odyssey Study Group: Pylians
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10:00 am Latin
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12:00 pm Modern Greek Beginner’s Course
Modern Greek Beginner’s Course
Oct 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
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3:00 pm Antigone Translation
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20
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11:00 am Herodotus Translation Study Group
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1:00 pm Introductory Class to Homeric Greek
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Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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21
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1:00 pm Aeneid Reading/Translation
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Reading Greek Tragedy Online
The Bacchae, a musical adaptation
October 13, 3pm EDT
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