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W19-25 GREAT BOOKS

March 5 @ 9:00 AM - 10:20 AM

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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Tuesday, repeating until March 5, 2019

W19-25 GREAT BOOKS
Tuesdays: 9-10:20 a.m.
8 Sessions: Jan. 15-Mar. 5
TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM
Charles Sprandel

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,” Second Series, Vols. 1 and 2, and can be purchased online at Amazon or The Great Books Foundation bookstore.
Assignment: For the first class, please read, “Crito” by Plato. In addition, we will read: John Dewey, “The Virtues;” Euripides, “Iphigenia at Aulis;” Aristotle, “Politics;” Fyodor Dostoevsky, “Notes from the Underground;” Exodus from the Bible; Thomas Hobbes, “Origin of Government;” and Herman Melville, “Billy Budd, Sailor.”
Silver Member: $95; Gold Member: $85.50.

Venue

Main Campus Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building 1
Sarasota, FL 34237 United States
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Phone:
(941) 309-5111
Website:
https://olliringlingcollege.org/