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Art and Architecture top
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Athens in the 5thc AD in relation to modern city - plan
 
 
Athenian Vases
   
Art and Architecture; questions and answers
J. Bulwer
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Essay plan - architecture and sculpture of Periclean Athens
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Temple Sculpture - compositional and other problems
R. Tatam
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Hints for discussion on Vase Paintings
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Development of Greek sculpture - hints for dating works
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Greek Sculpture in the 5th century
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Techniques of producing Hollow-cast Bronzes
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Sculpture on temples (and other buildings):600-400bc
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Temple of Bassae - datasheet
J. Bosworth
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Athenian Gravestones
C. Scupham
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Praxiteles and Lysippus; 4thC sculpture
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Relief and Architectural Sculpture
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Looking at Greek Vases
I. Jenkins
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Vase Painting - questions
E. Lockett
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Characteristics of 5thc sculpture
J. Bosworth
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Painters of vases in the B M as in Woodford's "Mythology on Greek Vases" slides
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Symposium  on Black Figure vases
B.A.McCullough
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Temple of Aphaia - summary notes of altar and temple
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Greek Architecture: comprehension questions based on R.A. Tomlinson's book
D. Swift
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Greek Architecture - lecture
A. Spawforth
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The Symposion - notes for an essay
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Free Standing Sculpture - Notes and questions based on Susan Woodford's book
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The Labours of Heracles - reference for metopes on Temple of Zeus at Olympia
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Greek Architecture - sample examination questions
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Pots - revision notes on vases for OCR module
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Greek Tragedy top
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Ajax: comp'ension and essay questions

  • D. Swift
 

Themes in the Medea

  • O. Lahr
 

Notes on Ajax

  • P. Balmforth
 

Study questions on Ag. Electra and Philoctetes.

  • A. Chapman
 

Notes on Greek Tragedy

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Aristotle Poetics

  • V. Howe
 

Summary of Aeschylus' Agamemnon

  • O. Lahr
 

Notes on tyrants and chorus

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Themes in the Oresteia

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Outlines of Tragedy

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The Significance of Heracle's Bow

  • A. Clague
 

Notes on Philoctetes

  • P. Balmforth
 

Notes on Medea

  • J.H. McNee
 

Magic in Euripides' Medea

  • J.H. McNee
 

Oedipus Rex: synopsis

  • C. Scupham
 

Antigone: synopsis

  • C. Scupham
 

Study notes and questions on Euripides Electra

  • J. Thorburn
 

Electra - a fragmented woman

  • R. Hazel
 

Sophocles' Electra

  • web link
 

Sophocles' Electra

  • web link
 

Sophocles Electra - context and essay test

D. Swift
 

Main events in Agamemnon lines 1 – 976 and the choral ode lines 977 – 1031

B. Roden
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Sympathetic characters in Hippolytus

B. Roden
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 Epic - Greek and Roman top
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The Aeneid part 1. adaptation for radio by Hattie Naylor
Radio 4
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The Aeneid part 2. adaptation for radio by Hattie Naylor
Radio 4
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Odysseus on an Iceberg

Radio 3
.mp3

Greek and Roman Voices - Virgil1

Maria Wyke
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Greek and Roman Voices - Virgil2

Seamus Heaney
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Greek and Roman Voices - Virgil3

Charles Martindale
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Greek and Roman Voices - Virgil4

Phillip Hardy
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Homer's Landscapes - 1

  • Radio 3
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    The Iliad - 2

    Radio 3

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    The Odyssey - 3

    Radio 3

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    Odyssey - structural plan

    • P. Shand
    .doc
    • O.Lahr
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    Roman Civilisation - Augustan - Aeneid Overheads

    • weblink
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    Res gestae divi Augusti - an introduction

    • B. Roden
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    Res gestae divi Augusti - a summary

    • B. Roden
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    Homer's use of similes in the Iliad - essay plan

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    Patroclus and Achilles - essay plan

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    Aeneid - summary

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    Aeneid Book 2: 3 act summary

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    Aeneid Book 3: 3 act summary

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    Aeneid Book 4: 3 act summary

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    Aeneid Book 11: 3 act summary

    • D. Swift
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    Odysseus' and Aeneas' descent into the Underworld

    • H. McCabe.
     
    • E. Lockett
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    Odyssey - context questions revised

    • C.L-Martin
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    • V.J. Howe
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    • O. Lahr
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    Which of the heroes of the Iliad best embodies the 'heroic code'?

    • N. De Carteret
     

    Penelope in the Odyssey

    • C. Scupham
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    Odyssey - revision sheet

    • J. Bosworth
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    • C. Scupham
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    • P.Wolstenholme
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    • C. Mercer
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    Essay Outlines for Greek and Roman Epic

    • P.Wolstenholme
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    Guide to the Iliad

    • C. Spillane
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    The Roman Odes

    • P. Balmforth
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    Themes in the Odyssey

    • O. Lahr
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    • J. Antrich
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    Aeneas at Cumae

    • David West
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    Themes, Motifs and Symbols in the Aeneid

    • David West
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    The End and the Meaning of the Aeneid

    • David West 
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    The Odyssey in pictures

    • D. Swift
     

    The gods in Aeneid Book I

    • B. Roden
    .doc

    Virgil Aeneid II - summary tasks

    • B. Roden
    .doc
    Satire top
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    Notes on Juvenal Satire 1

    • S. Squire
     

    Notes on Juvenal Satire 3

    • S. Squire
     

    Notes on Juvenal Satire 5

    • S. Squire
     

    Notes on Juvenal Satire 6

    • S. Squire
     

    Dinner with Trimalchio - Petronius

    • S. Squire
     

    Features of Horatian satire

    • J. Antrich
     

    Roman Satire - a Study Guide

    • S. Thomas
     

    Use of Dinner Party theme (extract)

    • C. Bolton
     

    Recipe for Happiness in Satire (extract)

    • C. Bolton
     

    Roman Satire. sample

    • J. Brettell
     

    Satire - Authors

    • L. Primmer
     
    Comedy top
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    Aristophanes - audio material
       

    Study q's on Knights & Assemblywomen

    • A. Chapman
     

    Notes on Frogs (Stanford's edition)

    • P. Balmforth
     

    Ass'women: questions on prologos & parodos

    • J. Antrich
     

    Humour in Knights

    • R. Battersby
     

    Aristophanes - History test

    • R. Battersby
     

    Knights - outline of plot

    • O. Lahr
     
    Latin top
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    The High Piest of Latin - Father Reginald Foster
       

    Glossary Of Roman Military Terms

    weblog
    weblink

    Aeneid Book 4 - OCR GCSE 2008, 4 passages with context questions

    D. Swift
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    Aeneid Book 2 - AQA GCSE 2006, comprehension questions 2

    D. Swift
    .doc

    Aeneid Book 10 translation of prescribed lines for OCR A/AS

    D. Swift
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    Aeneid Book 2 translation of lines prescribed of GCSE 2005

    D. Swift
     

    How a criminal trial was conducted in the time of Cicero

    D. Swift
     

    LatinTeach Resources - articles and lesson plans

    weblink
     

    A career in law, & procedure of a trial at Rome.

    D. James
     

    Horace Ode Book 1.37

    Devin Reid
     

    Martial - brief notes on life and career

    D. Swift
     

    Latin syntax - brief notes and practice questions

    D. Swift
     

    Read it Right! Downloadable guide to correct Latin Pronunciation

    W.B. O'Neill
    weblink

    Listen to Latinv - Real Player required

    weblink
    .ram

    Cicero's Rhetoric - definitions, and examples of key literary devices used by Cicero

    D. Swift
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    AQA Latin GCSE ; simple worksheets for use with CLC paralinguistic material

    D. Swift
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    Latin handouts; handy summaries of all main grammatical features, and more

    weblink
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    Greek top
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    Odyssey 9, Greek text of lines 231-400 - OCR GCSE prescription 2009

     
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    Keyboard layout for Classical Greek - download the software to enable you to display and type in Classical Greek .
    Winzip or similar needed to open zipfile

    weblink
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    Introducing Ancient Greek - including interactive exercises, requiring Macromedia Shockwave (free download)

    O.U. weblink
     

    Nifty Greek handouts

    weblink
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    Eton College Greek Vocabulary Tester enter the site and then choose VISITORS / Eton Media/Learning Resources / Eton Greek Project from menu bar at the top of the screen.

    weblink
     

    More useful handouts for Greek

    weblink
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    Zeus wants you to learn Ancient Greek. Don't make him angry!
    includes links to other web resources for learning Greek

    weblink
     

    Listen to Ancient Greek - Real Player required

    weblink
    .ram

    Athenaze Greek Exercises

    weblink
     

    Ariadne: Resources for Athenaze

    weblink
     

    Ancient Greek Tutorials -guides to pronunciation, accentuation, verb and noun drills, vocabulary drills

    weblink
     
    Historians top
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    Livy: ab urbe condita - structure - books, coverage and survivial (books, periochae and fragments) all on one sheet

     
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    The Researches of Herodotus

     
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    Epigraphy top
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    Roman epigraphy: modern conventions, techniques, types of inscriptions and formulae and dating of inscriptions

     
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    Abbreviations used in Latin Inscriptions, list of the most commonly found

     
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    Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions, a fully comprehensive, ready reference

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    Roman nomenclature

     
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    The 35 voting tribes with abbreviations

     
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    Philosophy top
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    Plato's Republic and its Context

    P. Barnett
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    Plato's Republic Book 1 and its relation to rest of the Republic

    P. Barnett
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    Audio top
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    The High Piest of Latin - Father Reginald Foster
     

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    Strabo In our Time Radio 4
    Radio 4
    Spartacus In our Time Radio 4
    Radio 4
    The Phoenicians In our Time Radio 4
    Radio 4
    Agamemnon:a modern re-working of Aeschylus' play by Simon Scardifield

    Radio 3

    Libation Bearers: by Ed Hime
    Radio 3
    The Furies: by Rebecca Lenkiewicz
    Radio 3
    Plato's Symposium: In our Time Radio 4
     
    Pliny's Letters In our Time Radio 4
     
    Aristophanes: the Birds- play for radio by Martin Wade
     
    The Aeneid part 1. adaptation for radio by Hattie Naylor
    Radio 4
    The Aeneid part 2. adaptation for radio by Hattie Naylor
    Radio 4
    Queen Zenobia : In our Time Radio 4
     
    The Trojan War : In our Time Radio 4
     
    The Odyssey ::: In our Time Radio 4
     
    James Joyce's Ulysses: Bloomsday June 2012: part1 2 3 4 5 6 7 -
     
    Aristophanes against the World - play for radio by Martin Wade (sound quality improves after a few seconds)
     
    Constantine - the man who invented Christmas
     
    Body Bags : Simonides and epitaphs for the Fallen
     
    Ancient Greek: contemporary play for Radio
     
    Caesar! Series 1:1 Meeting at Formiae 2 The Arena 3 Peeling Figs for Julius

    Caesar! Series 2:1 The Best of Mothers 2 The Glass Ball Game 3 Citizens in a Great City

     
    Caesar! Series 3:1 Empress in the West 2 The Maker of all Things 3 An Empire without End
     
    Acropolis Now: Series 2: 1. Signs 2. Love 3. Plays 4. Sons 5. Sauce Sitcom set in Ancient Greece
    The Eternal City - words and music
    The Minoan Civilisation - In our Time Radio 4 - July 2011
     
    Coinage in Ancient Greece and the development of philosophical ideas the Essay on Radio June 2011 (15 mins)
    Edith Hall
    Xenophon - In our Time Radio 4 - May 2011
     
    Orpheus in Hades - Poetry Please Radio 4
     

    Aristotle's Poetics - In Our Time January 2011

     

    I, Claudius; part 1 - Augustus;; part 2 - Tiberius ;: part 3 - Sejanus ;

     

    ....part 4 - Caligula ; .part 5 - Claudius ;part 6 - Messalina

    The Great Philosophers:BBC 2 1987 : Plato; Aristotle

       
    Socrates against the State Radio 4 - March 1990
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    Socrates, Athens and the Good Life - part 1 - part 2 -part 3 - part 4 - part 5

     

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    Couples in the Ancient World - the Essay on Radio 3 June 2010 (15 mins)

     
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    Pliny the Elder - In Our Time Radio 4 June 2010

     
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    Odysseus on an Iceberg

    .mp3

    Greek and Roman Voices - Virgil 1

    Maria Wyke
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    Greek and Roman Voices - Virgil 2

    Seamus Heaney
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    Greek and Roman Voices - Virgil 3

    Charles Martindale
    .mp3

    Greek and Roman Voices - Virgil 4

    Phillip Hardy
    .mp3

    Homer's Landscapes - 1

  • Radio 3
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    The Iliad- 2

    Radio 3

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    The Odyssey - 3

    Radio 3

    .mp3

    Listen to Ancient Greek - Real Player required

    weblink
    .ram

    Listen to Latinv - Real Player required

    weblink
    .ram

    The Researches of Herodotus - radio play by Tom Holland

     
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    The Roman way - link to "listen again" to this excellent Radio 4 series in four parts
    weblink
    .ram

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