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Online Texts for Program Readings: Spring 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.  Please contact Cara Sabolcik, Associate Library Director for help accessing these resources.

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

Spring Semester Reading List

Date Reading Online Resources
February 1

Plato: Parmenides
 beginning–148D, 166C

February 4 Plato: Theaetetus
beginning–186
February 8 Plato: Theaetetus
187–end
 
February 11 Plato: Sophist
beginning–242B
February 15 Plato: Sophist
242C–end
 
February 18 Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics
Book I
February 22 Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics
Books II, III
 
February 25 Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics
Books IV, V

March 1 Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics
Books VI, VII

March 4 Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics
Books VIII, IX

 

March 8 Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics
Book X
 
March 11 Aristotle: Politics
I 1–7 (1252a1–1255b40)
12–13 (1259a37–1260b25)
III, 1–11 (1274b30–1282b13)
March 15

Aristotle: Politics (selections)

  • 1282b14–1288b6 (III 12–18)
  • 1288b10–1297a13
    (Lord and most others IV 1–12; Simpson VI 1–12)
  • 1323a14–1326b26
    (Lord and most others VII 1–4; Simpson IV 1–4)
  • 1327b18–1328a21
    (Lord and most others VII 7; Simpson IV 7)
 
March 18 Sophocles: Oedipus Tyrannus
March 22 Sophocles: Oedipus at Colonus
March 25 Sophocles: Antigone
March 29 Sophocles: Philoctetes
April 1 Aristotle: Physics
I (A) 1 (184a10–184b16)
II (B) (192b8–200b11)
April 5 Aristotle: Physics
III (Γ) 1–3 (200b12–202b29)
IV (Δ) 10–14 (217b30–224a16)
 
April 8

Aristotle: Physics
III (Γ) 4–6 (202b30–207a32)
IV (Δ) 1–2 (208a28–210a13)
4–5 (210b33–213a12)
8 (214b12–216b21)


April 12 Aristotle: Physics
VIII (θ) 1 (250b11–252b6)
4–7 (254b7–261b26)
9–10 (265a13–267b26)

April 15 Aristotle: Metaphysics
I (Α) 1–7 (980a21–988b22)
II (α) (993a30–995a20)
April 19 Aristotle: Metaphysics
IV (Γ) 1–4 (1003a21–1009a5)
VII (Ζ) 1–3 (1028a10–1029b12), 17 (1041a6–b33)

April 22 Aristotle: Metaphysics
IX (Θ) 6 (1048a25–b36),
8 (1049b4–1051a3),
XII (Λ) 1 (1069a18–b7)
6–10 (1071b3–1076a4)

April 26 Euripides: Hippolytus
April 29 Euripides: The Bacchae
May 3 Aristotle: Poetics
Chapters 1–19 (1447a10–1456b19)
May 6 Aristotle: On the Soul
I, 1
II, 1–7, 11–12
May 10 Aristotle: On the Soul
III, 1–13
 
May 13 Plato: Timaeus
beginning–57
May 17 Plato: Phaedrus
beginning–257
May 20 Plato: Phaedrus
257–end