In this course, we will revisit the lives of history makers from all walks of life. Our journey will lead to discoveries that include their unknown accomplishments and their secret failings. You will learn about politicos, geniuses, athletes, Hollywood elite, as well as those with connections to the arts, science, literature, and more. Join us for a peek into the lives of the “Who’s Who” among the famous and infamous!
- March 17: “The Men Who Made America: Astor, Vanderbilt, Carnegie, Rockefeller, and Morgan” with Monroe Brett
- March 24: “Virginia Woolf: Her Life, Her Works, Her Legacy” with Karin Jones
- March 31: “Gerda Weissman Klein: Holocaust Survivor” with Harriet Hendel
- April 7: “J. Edgar Hoover: The Legend and the Ugly Reality” with Robert Gary