Recommended Reading

Books and Authors I love:
[I apologize for the lack of organization in these lists. It will be organized little by little. Also, it is not completed yet (obviously), and more will be added in the days to come.]

• All of Plato, Homer, Hesiod, Herodotus, Aristophanes, Aeschylus
• Iliad, translated by Robert Fagles
• The Oresteia, translated by Ted Hughes
• The Histories, translated by Robin Waterfield
• Walden, by Henry David Thoreau (1854)

Books I recommend reading:
• The Origins of Anti-Semitism, by John Gager (1983)
• Manifesto of the Communist Party, by Karl Marx (1848)
• Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism, by Max Weber (1930)
• The Pre-Platonic Philosophers, by Friedrich Nietzsche, (2006) [including the commentaries by Translator Greg Whitlock]
• Image and Myth, by Luca Giuliani (2013)

Academic Articles I recommend reading:
• Castration, cult and agriculture: Perspectives on Greek animal sacrifice, by Gunnel Ekroth
• Reasons and Causes in Phaedo, by Gregory Vlastos (1969)