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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 2022

Professors: Barnes, Cooper, Cremins, Garner, Lyke, Morrisson, Rayneard, Vollrath, Vassilou

Team Leader: Iain Morrisson

Homer's Iliad, Penguin Classics, trans. Fagles, ISBN 978-0140275360

Greek Lyric Poetry, Oxford World’s Classics, trans. West, ISBN 978-0199540396

Book of Job, NRSV Bible, Zondervan, ISBN 978-0061946516

The Essential Thucydides: Selections, Hackett, trans. Woodruff, ISBN 978-1647920159

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

Euripides’ Medea, Oxford University Press, trans. Machemer, ISBN 978-0195145663

Plato's Phaedrus, Hackett, trans. Nehemas and Woodruff, ISBN 978-0872202207

Lucretius' On the Nature of the Universe, Oxford World’s Classics, trans. Melville, ISBN 978-0199555147

Cicero's On Obligations, Oxford World’s Classics, trans. Walsh, ISBN 978-0199540716


Omega Booklist Fall 2022

Professors: Bland, Charara, Gish, Hallmark, D. Rainbow, J. Rainbow. Sisman, Sommers, Trninic

Team Leader: Jesse Rainbow

The Tale of Sinuhe, Oxford World’s Classics, ISBN 978-0199555628

Fagles’ Iliad, Penguin (deckled-edge), ISBN 978-0140275360

Sophocles, Antigone, tr. Richard Emil Braun, Oxford, ISBN 978-0195061673

Euripides, The Trojan Women, tr. Diskin Clay Focus, ISBN 978-1585101115

Plato, The Republic, tr. Allan Bloom Basic Books, ISBN 978-0465094080

NRSV Bible, Zondervan, ISBN 978-0061946516

Vergil, The Aeneid, tr. Sarah Ruden, revised and expanded ed., Yale UP, ISBN 978-0300240108

Qur’ān, Oxford World’s Classics, ISBN 978-0199535958