Monthly Archives: January 2012

Mary Beard on why we read the Classics

Check out Classicist Mary Beard’s somewhat discursive lecture on the state of the Classics in contemporary culture, including consideration of a “decline” that goes back centuries, and some inspiring points for those of us who continue to engage w… Continue reading

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Homer Iliad1 Jan 2012 Books 1-8 audio recording

Here’s the audio recording for Andre’s group. Listen online or download the mp3 file and listen to it as a podcast on your mp3 player. Continue reading

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Some ‘Ancient Greek’ online games

Here are several online ‘Ancient Greek’ games. I particularly like “Zeno” but they are all quite clever and fun to play. To play: – click on the link below – click to start – and then type the first letter of the game you want to play – i.e. “Z” f… Continue reading

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