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Marathon Reading of "Paradise Lost" Highlights Milton’s Masterpiece

Author: Chris Milazzo

To experience the full power of the 17th-century English masterpiece Paradise Lost, Notre Dame students and faculty will read John Milton’s 10,000-line poem aloud in one sitting on Friday, April 1, from 8:30 a.m. to approximately 8 p.m.
in 221 O’Shaughnessy Hall. Read More

Undergrad Brings Euripides Into Modern Era

Author: Joanna Basile

Notre Dame undergraduate Josef Kuhn has set out to show how the human struggles depicted in ancient Greek literature are just as pressing today as they were thousands of years ago. After studying Euripides’ well-known tragedy The Bacchae, the senior Program of Liberal Studies (PLS) major decided to write a novel based on the classic but set in modern times. Read More