What: Spoken Ancient Greek (Full Immersion)
For whom: Beginner & Intermediate/Advanced Speakers
When: July 17-July 29, 2022
Where: Ancient Assini (Argolis) & Athens
Teachers: Jenny Teichmann,
Learn Ancient Greek in Greece and join us this summer on the blue shores of the Peloponnese. This year we will be staying at Ancient Assini, a peaceful place amidst orange plantations, close to the beach and to the ruins of Ἀσίνη, a Mycenean port town mentioned already by Homer. In this program you will have the unique opportunity to speak and listen to Ancient Greek daily during guided lessons and workshops as well as in casual conversation after class with teachers and like-minded peers. In addition to the language classes, we will offer excursions to the UNESCO world heritage sites Mycenae and Tiryns, to the neighboring cities of Argos and Nafplio, as well as to Epidaurus where we will watch the live performance of a an Attic tragedy in the ancient theater. For the last three days of our program we will stay in Athens where you will have the opportunity to present a topic related to the city live on the spot in Ancient Greek.
The price includes:
- entrance to museums and sites
- the ticket for the theater play at Epidaurus
- free transportation during the excursions as well as for the journey from Assini to Athens
The price does not include:
- travel expenses for your arrival to Assini
- daily living expenses
Please also note that there are only limited spots available.
Application deadline: May 31, 2022
Program & FAQ
For a detailed program and the FAQ please take a look at the official summer class anouncement here.
Here are some images of the place where we will stay: Ancient Asine.
Places we will visit:
For a short overview of last year’s Summer School you can take a look here: https://www.triodos-trivium.com/summer-class-2021/
Any questions? Just contact us at: email@example.com
In cooperation with the Lyre Academy and Seikilo Ancient World Music we will be offering an optional two day workshop in Athens at the Kotsanas Museum where students can get familiar with the basics of playing the lyre. The instructor will be the seasoned lyre player Lina Palera. The workshop will last 4h in total at a cost of 80€/person.