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Study group registration occurs prior to each term (Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer). When study group registration is open: 
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When registration is closed, study group offerings can be viewed only.
 
Nothing could be more fitting than a discussion of Russian literature during a Chicago winter. Anton Chekhov's genius left an indelible impact on ever ...  View More

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 01/11/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (1/11/2021-2/8/2021)

Closed


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On Sunday, December 7, 1941, Japan attacked Pearl Harbor and the U.S. Congress declared war on Japan the next day. In 1942, when baseball owners queri ...  View More

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 01/11/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (1/11/2021-2/8/2021)

Closed


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Do real life heroes — people who make a difference — still exist in the 21st century? In the midst of social upheaval, such people are role models w ...  View More

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 01/11/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (1/11/2021-2/8/2021)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Somerset Maugham (1874-1965) was an English writer who was arguably the most popular writer of his generation. His work includes novels, novellas, pla ...  View More

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 01/11/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (1/11/2021-2/8/2021)

Closed


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Join us for a lively exchange of views on Stateway's Garden by Jasmon Drain (Random House, 2020). This debut short story collection was selected as ...  View More

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 01/11/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (1/11/2021-2/8/2021)

Closed


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This study group is for long time fans of The New Yorker as well as newcomers. Each session will examine the contents of the current issue and then ...  View More

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 01/11/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (1/11/2021-2/8/2021)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Abolitionist. Union Army Spy. Suffragist. New face of the $20 bill … maybe. Harriet Tubman is best known as one of the most famous conductors on the ...  View More

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 01/11/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (1/11/2021-2/8/2021)

Closed


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Although Confucius died in 479 B.C., his precepts for living harmoniously with one’s community lived on. The Qing Dynasty of the 18th and 19th century ...  View More

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 01/11/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (1/11/2021-2/8/2021)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Aldous Huxley's Brave New World (Harper Perennials, 2006) and George Orwell's 1984 (Signet, 1983) are outsized works of twentieth-century literature ...  View More

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 01/11/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (1/11/2021-2/8/2021)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Writers learn from reading the works of other writers. In this winter’s study group we will read and discuss This Boy’s Life by Tobias Wolff (Grove ...  View More

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 01/11/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (1/11/2021-2/8/2021)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Paddy Chayefsky (1923-1981) was a renowned playwright and screenwriter who was awarded three Academy Awards. He was also one of the most famous dramat ...  View More

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 01/11/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (1/11/2021-2/8/2021)

Closed


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