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Book Lists

Students should check carefully that they are consulting the book list featuring their discussion section professor.

Alpha Booklist Fall 2021

Professors: Bland, Charara, Garner, Gish, Lamson, Liddell, Morrison, Sommers, Vollrath, Wallace

Team Leader: Iain Morrison

Homer, Odyssey. Trans. Robert Fagles. Penguin Classics, 978-0140268867

Sappho, If Not, Winter. Trans. Carson. Vintage, 978-0375724510

Laozi, Tao Te Ching. Trans. Mitchell. Harper Perennial, 978-0060812454

Sophocles, The Cure at Troy: A Version of Sophocles’ Philoctetes. Trans. Heaney. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 978-0374522896

Euripides, Hecuba. Trans. Lembke. Oxford Paperbacks, 978-0195068740

Plato, Phaedo. Trans. Grube. Hackett Classics, 978-0915144181

Ecclesiastes. New International Version. PDF will be provided

Marcus Aurelius, Meditations. Trans. Hammond. Penguin Classics, 978-0140449334

 

Omega Booklist Fall 2021

Professors: Barnes, Cooper, Cremins, Ferguson, Hallmark, Lyke, D. Rainbow, J. Rainbow, Rayneard, Sisman, Trninic

Team Leader: Jesse Rainbow

The Epic of Gilgamesh. Andrew George, trans. Penguin, 2003. 978-0140449198.

The Odyssey. Robert Fagles, trans. Penguin, 1999. 978-0140268867.

New Revised Standard Version of the Bible. 978-0061946516.

Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound. Scully and Herington, trans. Oxford, 1990. 978-0195061659.

Plato and Aristophanes, 4 Texts on Socrates. West & West, trans. Cornell University Press, 1998. 978- 0801485749.

Qian, The First Emperor: Selections from the Historical Records. Raymond Dawson, trans. Oxford, 2009. 978-0199574391.

Livy, The Early History of Rome. Valerie M. Warrior, trans. Hackett, 2006. 978-0872207233.