Classic Literature Courses in London

From Homer to Troy, explore classic literature and modern literature and culture depicting the classical age on our literature courses at Build.
  1. Introduction to Classical Greek literature

    Course Date: Mon 21 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Come and discover the key works and authors of Ancient Greece.

    Full fee: £109.00
    Senior fee: £87.00
    Concession: £66.00

  2. Jewish novels in the Hellenistic period

    Course Date: Tue 29 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Discover the emergence of the novel as a literary genre during the Hellenistic period, which has given birth to the modern novel. There will be no class on Tuesday 26 February.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £91.00

  3. Latin epic: the later period

    Course Date: Tue 5 Feb 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This is a Literature course which focuses on the development of the genre of epic in the Latin world, especially after Augustus.
    Full fee: £109.00
    Senior fee: £87.00
    Concession: £66.00

  4. Homer's Iliad: reading group

    Course Date: Thu 21 Mar 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Come and explore Homer's great epic tale in translation.

    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £59.00
    Concession: £36.00

  5. Greek literature: a survey course

    Course Date: Mon 29 Apr 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Take the first steps in learning about Greek literature.

    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  6. Myths of the Bible

    Course Date: Wed 1 May 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Come and explore some of the myths from the Old and the New Testament.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  7. Ancient Greek drama: a reading group in translation

    Course Date: Thu 9 May 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore themes from the ancient Athenian stage, and how they still speak to us about the challenges we face today.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £129.00
    Concession: £79.00

  8. The Odyssey reading group (in translation)

    The Odyssey reading group (in translation)

    Course Date: Tue 16 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Homer’s epic tale of Odysseus’ journey home after the Trojan War may now be over 2,500 years old but it still has much to tell us about the Ancient Greek world that is still relevant today. Explore this great work in translation.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £59.00
    Concession: £36.00

  9. Ancient Greek poetry reading group (in translation) - Sappho

    Ancient Greek poetry reading group (in translation)

    Course Date: Wed 17 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey are still well-loved, but other archaic Greek poets’ surviving works are equally fascinating. Explore the world and works of Hesiod, Archilochus, Sappho, Pindar and others.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £59.00
    Concession: £36.00

  10. Aesop's fables and their relevance today

    Course Date: Tue 23 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Discover some of Aesop's fables and how they continue to speak to us today.

    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £31.00
    Concession: £24.00

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