Weekly Book Club

Date/Time: Commencing 28 June 2012, 7-8pm Duration: Weekly, 1 hour a session Location: 945D Serangoon Rd (near Boon Keng MRT) Cost: Free (registration required) We will discuss classical books from the Latin and Ancient Greek literary traditions. The first book we will discuss is the Defence of Socrates, or better, but less accurately, known as

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Learn a Script Day

Free Learn-A-Script Day: Learn the Sanskrit, Greek and Arabic scripts for free: 40 minutes per language. Date/Time: 17 June 2012, 3pm – 5pm (session full) 24 June 2012, 4pm – 6pm (only 3 spots are available) Duration: 1 session Location: 945D Serangoon Rd (near Boon Keng MRT) Cost: Free (registration required)

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Fascinating….

From the Center for Online Judaic Studies (COJS)… “Speech by Albert Einstein Regarding the Necessity of a Jewish University, Singapore, Oct. 1922. In October 1922, Chaim Weizmann, head of the World Zionist Organization, had sent the following telegram from London to the Zionist Society in Singapore: “Professor Einstein and wife arrive Singapore November first Kitano

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The Fourth Dimension

I remember the first time I read Rudy Rucker’s The Fourth Dimension, in the hills of Cameron Highlands where I was more in touch with nature than usual. The title makes the book sound like one of those New Age-type quick-fix theories for attaining love, peace and happiness – which is unfortunate, because the book

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We have moved…again

We have moved! GOHD Books is now back to being an exclusively online shop, except for some occasions during which we will open the shop for browsing. We have some very exciting initiatives coming up, including a reading group/book club focused on the classics! Do look out for news through the newsletter and the facebook

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Start of New Beginner’s Latin Course

Start date: 25 March 2012 Time: Sundays, 4pm – 6pm Duration: 4 weeks Venue: 142 Bukit Timah Road Cost: $400 (for 1st module of 4 lessons; equivalent of $50 per hour) More information: http://anakoinosis.com/readingattic/?page_id=74 If you would like to sign up for the course, please send us an email at readingattic@anakonosis.com to register. If you

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GOHD Languages & Courses

  Dear everybody, GOHD Books is happy to announce the commencement of new Beginner’s Greek and Beginner’s Latin courses. We’ve also started a new series of lectures entitled Introduction to the Classics, covering Ancient Greece & Rome, Ancient India, and the Narrative Arts of Indonesia.

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