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Great Books

Course number : LI117   
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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 Order and Chaos from The Great Books Reading & Discussion Program and can be  purchased online at Amazon.
Assignment: Before the first class, please read The Overcoat by Nikolai Gogol. Additional readings  this term include Bhagavad (selections); Troth by Gregor von Rezzori; The Bacchae by Euripides; Everything That Rises Must Converge by Flannery O’Connor; and poetry by William Butler Yeats,  Wallace Stevens, Robert Frost, and Elizabeth Bishop.

Students will need to have the following in order to participate in this class:
  • Laptop or Desktop Computer
  • Access to Zoom Video platform
  • Webcam 
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Class Details

6 Sessions
Weekly - Tue

Off Campus - Online

Charles Sprandel 



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Registration Closes On
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/9/2020 - 7/14/2020 Weekly - Tue 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Off Campus, Off Campus - Online  Map Charles Sprandel