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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. 
The text is from The Great Books Reading  & Discussion Program, Third Series, Vols. 2 and 3, and can be purchased online at Amazon or The Great  Books Foundation bookstore.
Assignment: Before the first class, please read: The Iliad, Homer. Additional readings this term include   Vol. 2: Principles of Government, Montesquieu; and from Vol. 3: The Canterbury Tales, Chaucer;  Agamemnon, Aeschylus; The Beast in the Jungle,  Henry James; The Prince, Machiavelli; The Death of Ivan Ilych, Tolstoy; and Friendship, Emerson (instructor will provide reading material for Friendship.)  

Class Details

8 Sessions
Weekly - Tue

OLLI - Ringling College Museum Campus

Charles Sprandel 



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Registration Closes On
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
3/10/2020 - 4/28/2020 Weekly - Tue 9:00 AM - 10:20 AM Sarasota, OLLI - Ringling College Museum Campus  Map Charles Sprandel 

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