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CC200 CLASSICAL WORLD
MWF 1.25-2.20 (Ladd 307)
Prof. Michael Arnush Ladd 209 x5462
marnush@skidmore.edu Hours: TuTh 11-12

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Texts (to be purchased in the Skidmore Shop; please use these texts and not other translations):

Homer

Odyssey  
Aeschylus Agamemnon (in Greek Tragedies vol. 1)  
Sophocles Oedipus the King (in Greek Tragedies vol. 1)  
Euripides Trojan Women (in Greek Tragedies vol. 2)  
Aristophanes Clouds  
Plato Symposium  
Cicero Selected Works  
Vergil Aeneid  

Texts (to be handed out or accessed on-line):

Herodotus Histories (excerpts)  
Thucydides History of the Peloponnesian War (excerpts)  
Athenian demos(?) The Themistocles Decree  
Hellenistic poets Callimachus, Theocritus, Herodas, Apollonius, Lycophron (excerpts)
Augustus Achievements of the Divine Augustus
Ovid Heroides (excerpts)
Petronius Satyricon (excerpts)