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Lesley Dean-Jones, Chair 2210 Speedway, Mail Code C3400, Austin, TX 78712-1738 • 512-471-5742

Fall 2006

GK 385 • Sophocles

Unique Days Time Location Instructor
32920 TTh
12:30 PM-2:00 PM
WAG 112

Course Description

Meets with GK 365 This course will be basaed around a close reading of Sophocles' Antigone, in Greek, with discussion of important interpretive and critical issues. We will also read the six other plays of Sophocles in translation. Graduate students enrolled in 385 will also read the Philoctetes in Greek and meet for one extra hour a week to disucuss issues in that play. Grade: 365-20% each for two midterms and a final (including unseen translation), 20% paper, 20% daily in-class translation. 385-20% each for two midterms and a final (including unseen translation), 40% paper


Antigone, ed. Mark Griffiths, CUP 1999 Sophocles I & II, University of Chicago Press 1954 & 1957. Philoctetes, ed. T.B.L. Webster, CUP 1970


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