Thursday, August 12, 2010

Assigned Reading

African Encounters Thus Far

  • Magona's To My Children's Children -- check!
  • Krog's Country of My Skull -- check!

Literary Roots of Western Culture Thus Far
  
  • The Bible's Job and first few chapters of Genesis (The best part of the course!) -- check!
  • Homer's Iliad -- check!
  • Sophocles' Oedipus the King -- check!
  • Sophocles' Antigone -- check!
  • Virgil's Aeneid -- check!
  • Dante's Inferno (from The Divine Comedy) -- check! 
  • Shakespeare's Hamlet -- work in progress (should be done today) 

I am in the middle of week 6 out of 12.  Almost half way there!