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Great Books Roundtable: Classic to Contemporary

Join lively discussions of literary and philosophical texts using the "shared inquiry" method. Interpret meanings and ideas as part of a moderator-led group and assess the relevance of these ideas in terms of your personal experience and modern culture. Readings will include works ranging from Seneca, Bacon and Locke to Twain, Thomas Mann, Jane Addams and Deborah Eisenberg. Text: Great Conversations 6 ($24.95 plus shipping)