Experiencing Great English Literature

Coordinators

Name Email Phone
Patricia Becker
Phil Paulson
ptbecker@wisc.edu
philplsn@gmail.com
608-833-5799
608-318-1567

Each semester we discuss a novel, a drama, and selected poetry. The former two, with potential current relevance, will be Innocents Abroad, Mark Twain’s acerbic critique of culture and society during a journey abroad, and Thornton Wilder’s The Skin of Our Teeth, a convention-breaking, Pulitzer Prize-winning account of an eternal family out-maneuvering disasters from ancient times to the present. Poetry will be taken from The Seashell Anthology of Great American Poetry, edited by Christopher Burns. No class size limit, no pre-registration required. Reading expected, the discussion always lively.

Location
 Madison Senior Center
Meeting Day
 Monday
Meeting Time
 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Start Date
 September 25, 2017
End Date
 November 27, 2017
Participation
 Regular reading/discussion
Class Size
 No limit



 

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