Readings

Primary Readings

Plato

Timaeus in Timaeus and Critias. Translated by Robin Waterfield. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008.

Ion in Classical Literary Criticism. Translated by Penelope Murray and T. S. Dorsch. Third Edition. London: Penguin Books, 2000.

Hippias Minor in Hippias Minor or the Art of Cunning. Translated by Sarah Ruden. Brooklyn: Badlands Unlimited, 2015.

Republic 2, 3, 10 in Classical Literary Criticism. Translated by Penelope Murray and T. S. Dorsch. Third Edition. London: Penguin Books, 2000.

Phaedrus in Phaedrus. Translated by Alexander Nehamas and Paul Woodruff. Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Company, 1995.

Symposium in Symposium. Translated by Alexander Nehamas and Paul Woodruff. Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Company, 1989.

Protagoras in Protagoras. Translated by Stanley Lombardo and Karen Bell. Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Company, 1992.

Apology in Five Dialogues. Translated by G. M. A. Grube and revised by John M. Cooper. Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Company, 2002.

Phaedo in Five Dialogues. Translated by G. M. A. Grube and revised by John M. Cooper. Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Company, 2002.

Homer

Iliad 9, 23, 24. Translation by Samuel Butler revised by Soo-Young Kim, Kelly McCray, Gregory Nagy, and Timothy Power

Odyssey 8, 11. Translation by Samuel Butler revised by Soo-Young Kim, Kelly McCray, Gregory Nagy, and Timothy Power

Homeric Hymns

Hymn to Apollo

Hymn to Apollo From The Homeric Hymns. Translated by Apostolos Athanassakis. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1976.

Hesiod

Theogony. Translated by G. Nagy and J. Banks

Works and Days. Translated by Gregory Nagy

Pindar

Olympian 1

Gorgias

“Encomium of Helen.” Translated by Thomas Martin

Herodotus

Histories 1.1-13. Translated by Lynn Sawlivich and revised Gregory Nagy

Thucydides

History of the Peloponnesian War 1.1-23, 2.33-46. Translated by Richard Crawley and revised by Robert B. Strassler from The Landmark Thucydides. New York: Free Press, 1996.

Euripides

Trojan Women 860-1048

Lysias

1. “Against Eratosthenes.” Translated by S. C. Todd from Lysias. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2000.

3. “Against Simon.” Translated by S. C. Todd from Lysias. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2000.

12. “Against Eratosthenes.” Translated by S. C. Todd from Lysias. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2000.

Isocrates

“Panathenaicus.” Translated by Terry L. Palillon from Isocrates II. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2004.