[EDLING:122] Actors bring dead language to life
Francis M. Hult
fmhult at DOLPHIN.UPENN.EDU
Thu May 17 22:06:19 UTC 2007
Actors bring dead language to life
A 'dead' language brought classrooms to life at an Oxford school.
Younger pupils at Cheney School, which already offers Latin and Ancient Greek
among its language courses, were introduced to Latin as part of the Iris
project, a classics project which aims to make the subject more appealing to
state school pupils.
The Living Classics workshops are taking place across the country and are run
by Oxford University graduate Dr Lorna Robinson.
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