Posts Tagged by Lycurgus
|September 10, 2019||Filled under Core Vocab, Featured||
Solon “was spending ten years abroad after having made laws [nomoi] for the Athenians … the real reason was not to have to repeal any of the laws [nomoi] he had made. The Athenians could not do this on their own, having sworn by the strongest oaths to observe for ten years whatever laws [nomoi] Solon gave them.” Our next Core Vocab term is nomos [νόμος], glossed in H24H and the associated Sourcebook as ‘local custom; customary law; law’.” Read more…
|April 18, 2019||Filled under Featured, Visiting Scholars||
We were pleased to welcome Lucia Athanassaki, Professor of Classical Philology at the University of Crete, for a discussion of Euripides’ Erechtheus in context.
The event took place on Thursday, April 25th, at 11 a.m. EDT, and was recorded. Read more…