Reading Homer’s Iliad Together at Haverford

Reading Homer’s Iliad Together at Haverford

Nearly 3000 years old, Homer’s Iliad, a widely celebrated Greek epic poem spanning 24 books and 15,693 lines, is about the religion, history and legends of Ancient Greece. It tells the story of Achilles, the greatest warrior in Greece, King Agamemnon, and Prince...
The Classics Department, Unrehearsed

The Classics Department, Unrehearsed

Anyone who has seen Saturday Night Live or any improv show knows the comedic value of spontaneity. Indeed, the audience of the Classics Department’s unrehearsed staged reading of Lysistrata benefited from spontaneity’s power on Wednesday night. With a bounty of...