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Xenophon’s Hellenika February 2010 Bks I – II.3 Audio Recording

Here is the audio recording for Xenophon’s Hellenika Books I – II.3.10. Listen online or download the mp3 file and listen to it as a podcast on your ipod. Continue reading

23. February 2010 by Arrian
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Xenophon Hellenika conference call tonight

Hi fellow Hellenika readers– A gentle reminder about our call tonight for Books I – II.3.10, at 8pm EST, 7pm Central. You have the dial-in information. Get in touch with me if you still need it. I look forward to our conversation! Thanks, Andre Continue reading

22. February 2010 by Arrian
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Xenophon is my newspaper

“Literature is news that stays news” – Ezra Pound Xenophon has been my ‘newspaper’ for the last couple of months. I hope your reading so far has been great. As you know our next conference call is on Monday Feb 22. I am sending out individual requ… Continue reading

17. February 2010 by Arrian
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Xenophon’s Hellenika Books I – II.3.10 Study Guide Questions

Xenophon Reading Group 2010 Book I – II.3.10 Study Guide Questions 1. Alcibiades – You’ve got to either love him or hate him…or both. Xenophon tells of his role in the latter years of the Pelopponesian War throughout our reading assignment for thi… Continue reading

04. February 2010 by Arrian
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Xenophon’s Hellenika – Book I List of Names

Athenian (mostly leaders, i.e. generals, admirals) Thymocares Alcibiades Thrasyllos Theramenes Thrasyboulos Eumachos Konon Diomedon Aristokrates Pericles Erasinides Protomachos Lysias Aristogenes Archedamos (a city leader at Athens) Timokrates Kal… Continue reading

15. January 2010 by Arrian
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Xenophon’s Hellenika – Introductory Call audio recording

Here is the audio recording for Xenophon’s Hellenika January 2010 Introductory call (with special guest Robert Strassler). Listen online or download the mp3 file and listen to it as a podcast on your ipod. Continue reading

12. January 2010 by Arrian
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Welcome to the Xenophon’s Hellenika reading group!

I am Andre Stipanovic and will be your moderator for the next 7 months as we discuss this great book, published in the Landmark series and edited by Robert Strassler. We are fortunate to have Robert Strassler himself join us on our first call sche… Continue reading

05. January 2010 by Arrian
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Homer and Darwin reading groups this week

Tonight we have two sections of Homer meeting by phone to discuss this month’s reading of The Odyssey – Books 9 – 16. Tomorrow night, Tuesday, the Darwin reading group is meeting to talk about chapters 3 and 4 in the Origin of Species. And the Ari… Continue reading

03. November 2009 by Arrian
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Xenophon in a New Voice MP3 – listen to the conference

If you missed the NYU Center for Ancient Studies Xenophon conference last night, you can download the MP3 and hear several scholars talking about this important Greek historian. You can also hear Bob Strassler, editor of “Landmark Xenophon’s Helle… Continue reading

02. October 2009 by Arrian
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