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Great Books

Course number : LI101   
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Method: Shared inquiry discussion allows everyone to read and enjoy great works of literature. Discussion is based on the text at hand and only that text.
Material: The text is from “The Great Books Reading & Discussion Program,” Third Series, Vols. 1 and 2, and can be purchased online at Amazon or The Great Books Foundation bookstore.
Assignment: Prior to the first class, please read: John Dewey “Habits and Will.” Additional readings this term include: John Stuart Mill “On Liberty”; Shakespeare, “Hamlet”;  The Bible, the Gospel of Mark; Thucydides, “The History of the Peloponnesian War”; and from Vol. 2, Carl von Clausewitz, “On War”; Anton Chekhov, “Uncle Vanya”; Maimonides, “On Evil.”

Class Details

8 Sessions
Weekly - Tue

OLLI - Sarasota Art Museum

Charles Sprandel 



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Registration Closes On
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
10/1/2019 - 11/19/2019 Weekly - Tue 9:00 AM - 10:20 AM Sarasota, OLLI - Sarasota Art Museum  Map Charles Sprandel  ClassRoom

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