Greek Summer School


Sunset on Ortigia

Study Greek in Siracusa July 27-August 14, 2020

The on-site summer school is postponed to 2021, but we will be offering

Greek for Philosophers ONLINE August 3-8, 2020

George Gazis and Chiara Blanco will be offering a week of 90-minute lessons dedicated to Plato’s Apology. The classes will include reading the text from the original and then translating it by focusing on the most important syntactical constructions and bringing up the grammar when necessary. At the same time, they will provide a philosophical and intertextual commentary which will focus on the rhetorical techniques and philosophical argument of the text. The course is designed to offer something to everyone from absolute beginners to advanced learners of Greek. The fee is 100 euro.  For details and application go to or email