great books

Great Books


Alternate Mondays • 10 a.m.-noon • Room 21*

September 12, 26 • October 10, 24 • November 7, (21 no class), 28

*The course will meet in-person only, in Room 21

This course explores literature recommended by the Great Books Foundation. The group is made up of individuals who love to read and partake in lively discussions. Discussion leadership rotates among class participants. Join the discussion in finding deeper meaning behind the printed words. Our opening selection will be the complete book “The Pickup” by Nadine Gordimer (Penguin Edition 2002, ISBN 10: 0142001422ISBN 13: 9780142001424. has ample used books in the $4-$5 range). After that, participants will continue reading selections from our wonderful anthology, “Double Features: Big Ideas in Film.” Free PDFs with discussion questions will be provided for all selections. The anthology may be purchased through The Great Books Foundation at 800-222-5870 or .

Instructor: Judy Alter     Coordinators/Tech Coordinators: Gary Wolfe and JoBeth Cooper

Check out the presentation about our course that we made for the Fall 2022 Open House.