Great Books Discussions -- Philip S. Miller Library in Castle Rock
We normally meet the first Monday of the month, unless holidays dictate otherwise. All meetings run from 7 pm to 8:30 pm and will normally be held in the new Central Meeting Room of the PSM Library.
|January 6||The Theory of the Leisure Class||Thorstein Veblen|
|February 3||Tell Me a Riddle||Olsen|
|March 3||Boys and Girls||Alice Munro|
|April 7||The Stages of Life||Carl Jung|
|May 5||Douglass: Narrative of the Life of Fredrick Douglass, an American Slave||Frederick Douglass|
Great Conversations 2
|June 2||The Story of Samson (Judges 13–16)|
|July 7||Selected Poems||John Donne|
|August 4||Descartes: Meditations 1 and 2||Rene Descartes|
|September 8||The Nose||Nikolai Gogol|
|October 6||The Grand Inquisitor||Fyodor Dostoevsky|
|November 3||The Fall of the House of Usher||Edgar Allen Poe|
|December 1||Bartleby the Scrivener||Herman Melville|
* Members must obtain their own copies of Douglass since "Great Conversations 1" only provides a Discussion Guide for this reading.
At our November meeting we will request volunteers to lead the remaining "Great Conversations 2" discussions in 2015.