Fall 2021 Advanced Readings in Greek Literature I
Classics, as GREE-441
Formerly listed as: GREE-41
Course (Login required) Faculty Rebecca H. Sinos (Section 01) Description
The authors read in GREE 441 and 442 vary from year to year, but as a general practice are chosen from a list including Homer, choral and lyric poetry, historians, tragedians, and Plato, depending upon the interests and needs of the students. GREE 441 and 442 may be elected any number of times by a student, providing only that the topic is not the same. In 2021-22 GREE 441 will read Aeschylus's
Prometheus Bound. Three class hours per week. Seminar course.
Requisite: A minimum of three courses numbered GREE 111 to 318 or consent of the instructor. Fall semester. Professor R. Sinos.
Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: Translation, written work Students with documented disabilities who will require accommodations in this course should be in consultation with Accessibility Services and reach out to the faculty member as soon as possible to ensure that accommodations can be made in a timely manner.
Languages Other Than English
Course times and locations GREE 441 - L/D Section 01 M 03:00 PM - 03:50 PM GROS 12 W 03:00 PM - 03:50 PM GROS 12 F 03:00 PM - 03:50 PM GROS 12 Textbooks
Below are the textbooks used in this course, along with pricing information and availability at local bookstores. The price range shown is based upon queries to multiple online booksellers; click on the the price field to see detailed pricing information.
This is preliminary information about books for this course. Please contact your instructor or the Academic Coordinator for the department, before attempting to purchase these books.
ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
9781614273974 An Intermediate Greek-English Lexicon (Greek and English Edition) Martino Fine Books Liddell, Henry George - Scott, Robert Optional; other lexicons acceptable Amherst Books From $16.25-$43.92
9780226311449. Aeschylus I Griffith & Most, eds. Recommended translation Amherst Books TBD
9780521270113 Prometheus Bound (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics) Cambridge University Press Griffith Amherst Books From $17.78-$50.49
These books are available locally at
Amherst Books. Offerings 2022-23:
Fall 2022 Other years: