2016-2017 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
GRK 400 - Advanced Greek Prose
Reading of texts representative of such genres as the philosophical dialogue (Plato), forensic and political oratory (Demosthenes, Lysias), historiography (Thucydides, Xenophon), or pastoral/homiletic/apocalyptic (the Pauline epistles, Revelation). Emphasis on the forms of prose that helped shape the western tradition. Special attention to electronic resources in classics and to textual criticism. May be repeated for credit when topics vary. Offered winter semester in odd-numbered years. Prerequisite: One 300-level Greek course.