Date & Time
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Oriental Institute - Public Education Office
$295 (non-members), $236 (members), $118 (Docents/volunteers), $74 (UChicago/Lab students)
Instructor, Ella Karev, NELC PhD student
This 8-week course aims to introduce participants to the study of documentary Greek papyri from Egypt and to offer training in editing them. The first four weeks will be dedicated to learning the basics of the Greek language and script, while the remainder of the class will focus on reading a selection of texts from the Oriental Institute and the University of Michigan papyrus collections. No prior knowledge of Greek is required!