Looking back on 2016!

In 2016, Hour 25 soon to be re-named Kosmos Society had an exciting year. There were new programs, new community organized groups and many interesting guests for the ongoing CHS Open House discussions. We extended our horizons beyond ancient Greece to include traditions related linguistically, geographically, and culturally. Read more

Le Héros Grec en 24 Heures

La Vie des Classiques vous offre la possibilité de retrouver l’intégralité des vidéos sous-titrées en français du MOOC de Harvard: Le Héros Grec en 24 Heures. La Vie des Classiques is offering you the option of viewing the entire set of videos from the Harvard MOOC The Ancient Greek Hero in 24 Hours, subtitled in French. Read more

Upcoming Book Club Selections: Winter 2017

We are excited to share the themes for the upcoming Book Club selections for the beginning of 2017, when we explore some selections from ancient Roman works from Ovid, Virgil, and Seneca. Look out for further announcements with details of the texts, and the related forum threads, nearer the time! Read more

New Publication: Singing Moses’s Song

How does performing affect those who perform? Starting from observation of the intergenerational tradition of performing the Song of Moses (Deuteronomy 32.1–43), Keith Stone explores ways in which the Song contributes to Deuteronomy’s educational program through the dynamics of reenactment that operate in traditions of performance. Read more

Travel to Greece: March 10–19, 2017

Travel back through time to ancient Greece on this annual spring break favorite. Start in the charming seaport town of Nafplio, home to Harvard University's Center for Hellenic Studies. Then proceed through the Peloponnese to Delphi and Athens, exploring Greece's famous archaeological sites and museums along the way. Supplement your journey with readings in translation from Homer, Pausanias, and even some modern texts, selected by your Harvard study leader, Professor… Read more