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As Stacy Schiff wrote in The New York Times, " A short story is by definition an odder, more eccentric creature than a novel; a trailer, a fling, a wa ...  View More

200058

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/09/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2019-12/9/2019)

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For four semesters, our Marcel Proust reading group has been navigating his autobiographical fiction masterpiece In Search of Lost Time. In fall 2019, ...  View More

050001

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/09/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2019-12/9/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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The way people interact and react to various situations has an enduring appeal for those of us who may have (or never have) faced similar experiences. ...  View More

200057

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/09/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/9/2019-12/9/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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Intrepid baseball fans join us as we discuss pitching, pitches and some of the greatest pitchers who hurled them over the years. Using Tyler Kepner’s ...  View More

050005

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/11/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/11/2019-12/11/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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If the Iliad is a foundational epic of the West, the Indian equivalent is the Mahabharata. Written about 400 BCE, it tells the story of an intra-famil ...  View More

220127

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/11/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/11/2019-12/11/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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Great reads generate great movies, and, in combination, they generate great discussions. Join us as we explore a world where everything and everybody ...  View More

230112

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/19

13 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/12/2019-12/12/2019)

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Plato said, “Poetry comes nearer to vital truth than history.” Do you enjoy reading or listening to poetry? Do you feel as though a poem elicits some ...  View More

050008

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/19

13 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/12/2019-12/12/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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