Classics Books Lecture Series
2017 Classic Books Lectures
Thursday, 3/9/17 Professor Anne Curzan. Lecture Topic: A Brief History of English from Beowulf to Chaucer. Suggested reading: The Story of English in 100 Words by David Crystal. Click here to access the Grosse Pointe Library catalog.
Thursday, 3/23/17 Assistant Professor Christopher Hill: Snow Country by Kawabata Yasunari. Click here to acquire a copy of the book through the Mel Cat system. If you have any trouble, call one of the GP Libraries for help.
Thursday, 4/6/17 Professor Emeritus Ralph Williams: Primo Levi and the Holocaust.
Suggested reading: Survival in Auschwitz by Primo Levi. Click here to find a copy of the book or call one of the three branches to reserve a copy.
Thursday, 4/20/17 Professor Emeritus Eric Rabkin: Science Fiction as Literature.
All lectures are at the Ewald Branch of the Grosse Pointe Public Library at 7 p.m.
Friends' members are free. Non-friends pay $10.00. You can join the Friends at the door or click here to join immediately,