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Online Texts for Program Readings: Fall Semester

This guide provides links to full-text resources and audio resources available for program readings.

Online Texts

This is a guide with links to full-text/audio resources of program works. Below is a list of databases with full-text sources and audio recordings. For help accessing these resources, please contact Johnathan Longo, Public Services Librarian, at 410-295-6927 or johnathan.longo@sjc.edu, or Catherine Dixon, Library Director at 410-626-2550 or catherine.dixon@sjc.edu.

Digital Loeb Classical Library Early Modern Texts Naxos Music Library Naxos Spoken Word Library Open Library Project Gutenberg

2021 Fall Semester Reading List

Date Reading Online Resources
August 26 Homer: Iliad, I–VI
August 30 Homer: Iliad, VII–XII (See above bullets)
September 2 Homer: Iliad, XIII–XVIII (See above bullets)
September 6 Homer: Iliad, XIX-XXIV (See above bullets)
September 9 Homer: Odyssey, I–VIII
September 13 Homer: Odyssey, IX–XVI (See above bullets)
September 16 Homer: Odyssey, XVII–XXIV (See above bullets)
September 20 Plato: Meno
September 23 Aeschylus: Agamemnon
September 27 Aeschylus: Libation Bearers
Eumenides
September 30 Plato: Gorgias, 447A–481B
October 4 Plato: Gorgias, 481B–to end (See above bullets)
October 7 Plutarch: Lives, Lycurgus; Solon
October 11

Herodotus: History, I;
II 50–53, 112–120;
III 37–38, 66-87

  • Trans. A. D. Godley 
    (Digital Loeb Classical Library)
  • Trans. G. C. Macaulay 
    (Project Gutenberg)
  • Read by David Timson
    (Naxos Spoken Word Library)
October 14 Herodotus: History, V 105;
VI 48–120;
VII (entire)
(See above bullets)
October 18 Herodotus: History, VIII;
IX
(See above bullets)
October 21 Plato: Republic, I–II 367E
October 25 Plato: Republic, II 367E–IV 427C (See above bullets)
October 28 Plato: Republic, IV 427D–VI 502C (See above bullets)
November 1 Plato: Republic, VI 502D–VII (See above bullets)
November 4 Plato: Republic, VIII–IX (See above bullets)
November 8 Plato: Republic, X (See above bullets)
November 11 Aristophanes: Clouds
November 15 Plato: Apology and Crito
November 18 Plato: Phaedo, 57A–84B
November 22 Plato: Phaedo, 84B–118B (See above bullets)
November 29 Thucydides: Peloponnesian War, I;
II 1-54
December 2 Thucydides: Peloponnesian War,
II 55-78;
III 1-87;
IV 1-74
(See above bullets)
December 6 Thucydides: Peloponnesian War,
IV 75–end;
V 1-26, 84–116;
VI (complete)
(See above bullets)
December 9 Thucydides: Peloponnesian War,
VII;
VIII 1–6, 45–end
(See above bullets)
December 13 Plato: Symposium, Beginning–198A
December 16 Plato: Symposium, 198–end (See above bullets)