Classical Greek Texts - Advanced

Classical Greek Texts - Advanced
05 Oct 2020, 11:00 to 30 Nov 2020, 12:00
Short Course

In 2020-2021 the Warburg Institute offers a new eight-session online reading course in Classical Greek for advanced level students. It is a text-based course, and the focus in Term 1 (Autumn 2020) will be Sophocles' Philoctetes. Students will be expected to prepare passages in advance, which we will then read together, and discuss, taking into account literary, linguistic and contextual perspectives. The recommended edition is T.B.L. Webster (Cambridge, 1970).

Registration and payment (for 8 classes across the Autumn Term): 
  • Warburg students, staff and fellows: £75
  • School of Advanced Study students, staff and fellows: £90
  • LAHP-funded students (non-SAS): £90
  • Standard rate: £160

Mondays, 5 October - 30 November 2020 (excluding 2 November)
Tutor: Dr Lucy Nicholas
Via Zoom

Please contact Dr Lucy Nicholas if you have questions about the content of the course:

image: Philoktetes on Lemnos, terracotta lekythos (oil flask), ca. 420 BCE - Metropolitan Museum of Art


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