Category Archives for Herodotus

Final Herodotus Session with Professor Paul Cartledge!

We held our final 2014-2015 Herodotus reading group session on Wednesday, March 18 at 7pm. We were very excited to have Professor Paul Cartledge, A.G. Leventis Professor at Cambridge University, one of the most distinguished classicists living today join us for our … Continue reading

19. March 2015 by Kristen Kmiec
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Herodotus Salon

On May 14 2014, the Reading Odyssey hosted a conversation with two of our Board members, Professors Paul Cartledge, A.G. Leventis Professor at Cambridge University, and James Romm, Director of Classical Studies Program at Bard College, about the wonderful Herodotus.  They were each … Continue reading

29. May 2014 by Kristen Kmiec
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Herodotus Books 8 & 9 Audio Recording, Jan 7 2013

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

08. January 2013 by astipanovic
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Discussion Questions for Herodotus Books 8 & 9

Dear fellow Herodoteans, Here are some discussion questions to help you think through Books 8 & 9. Enjoy! Sincerely, Andre 1. In Book 8.40-65, Herodotus narrates the momentous conference of Greek leaders – the Salamis conference – as they debate w… Continue reading

11. December 2012 by astipanovic
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Herodotus Books 6 & 7 Audio Recording, Dec 10 2012

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

11. December 2012 by astipanovic
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Discussion Questions for Herodotus Books 6 & 7

Dear fellow Herodoteans, Here are some discussion questions to help you think through Books 6 & 7. Exciting stuff here. Sincerely, Andre Herodotus Book Six Discussion Questions 1. In Book VI ch. 30, Histiaeus’ end at the hands of Artaphrenes and H… Continue reading

13. November 2012 by astipanovic
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Herodotus Books 4 & 5 Audio Recording, Nov 11 2012

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

13. November 2012 by astipanovic
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Discussion Questions for Herodotus Books 4 & 5

Dear Herodotus Readers, As you continue to read through The Histories, use these questions as benchmarks to keep you thinking critically through Books 4 & 5. Send any other questions you come up with out to us! Andre Books 4 & 5 Discussion Questio… Continue reading

16. October 2012 by astipanovic
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Herodotus Books 2 & 3 Audio Recording October 14, 2012

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

16. October 2012 by astipanovic
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Herodotus Book 1 audio recording September 12, 2012

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

11. September 2012 by astipanovic
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