Great Books, History, Classics, Classic Literature, The Patriot Institute, Hillsdale College

The Patriot Institute has teamed up with Hillsdale College to provide these free online classes to our members – Great Books and Classic Literature 101. This course will provide the intellectual basis for our Western Civilization which helped form the foundation for America.

These classes can be taken in any order and are intended to be stand-alone courses. Come back as often as you like and take in any of these classes in any order. These video classes are presented here categorized and in chronological order as produced by Hilsdale College.

Become a well-informed citizen. Start right here at The Patriot Institute!

Homer, The Iliad

Q&A – Homer, The Iliad

Homer, The Odyssey

Q&A – Homer, The Odyssey

Sophocles, Oedipus Rex

Q&A – Sophocles, Oedipus Rex

Virgil, The Aeneid

Q&A – Virgil, The Aeneid

The David Story (1 and 2 Samuel & 1 Kings 1-2)

Q&A – The David Story (1 and 2 Samuel & 1 Kings 1-2)

The Book of Job

Q&A – The Book of Job

Saint Augustine, Confessions

Q&A – Saint Augustine, Confessions

Dante, “Inferno”

Q&A – Dante, Inferno

Chaucer, “Canterbury Tales”

“Sir Gawain and the Green Knight”


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