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Experience the creative genius of some of the nation’s most gifted authors, both past and present.
Please read Jean Toomer’s Cane for the first class, Flannery O’Connor’s Wise Blood for the second, the first half of William T. Vollmann’s Europe Central for the third, the second half of William T. Vollmann’s Europe Central for the fourth, and Marilynne Robinson’s Gilead for the final session.
Please read each work before the corresponding session.
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Join Colm Tóibín, celebrated author of Brooklyn and professor at Columbia University, for a course on three Irish writers and three American writers. The divided self and the delighted eye—this course explores the idea of internal tension in a text, literature in which there is an argument enfolding, an argument that animates the text; as well...
Wednesday Aug 12th, 3pm - 4pm Eastern Time
Get your reading on with Coucou this summer! Our ever-popular book club series returns with a classic epistolary novel, Les liaisons dangereuses, by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos. Hosted by Adrien, book lover and trained art historian, the Coucou Book Club’s aim is to practice French through a literary, emotional and esthetic-driven approach....
Sunday Aug 23rd, 4pm - 6pm Eastern Time(4 sessions)
The Black Jacobins: Liberation, Political Theory, and the Haitian Revolution The Haitian Revolution marked not only the liberation of Haiti from French colonial rule, but also, in Cedric Robinson’s words, “the first slave society to achieve the permanent destruction of the slave system.” As with the Paris Commune later in the 19th century and...
Tuesday Sep 15th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm Eastern Time(4 sessions)
Composed sometime between the seventh and eighth centuries B.C., Homer's Odyssey is one of the oldest works of world literature and the ancestor of virtually every narrative that involves a difficult journey home. The longing to return home is for Odysseus is the longing of a man to recover his identity as a king, husband, and father after having...
Wednesday Sep 16th, 10am - 11:30am Eastern Time(8 sessions)
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