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CREATIVE WRITING and LITERATURE: A Workshop Series

10:30 - 12:30 pm
Thursdays , September 5 - October 24

8 Sessions
Fee: $160.00

“Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.” - James Baldwin Every writer has a unique voice, as distinctive as a fingerprint. In this course…

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Artists on Film Part I

1:00 - 3:30 pm
Thursdays , September 5 - October 10

6 Sessions
Fee: $120.00
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How to portray the life and work of a visual artist on screen has always been an exacting and elusive challenge for filmmakers. As a painter, writer, and award-winning filmmaker, Peter Josyph will lead an exploration into the most interesting films that have attempted…

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Literary Fiction And The Visual Arts: Thematic Readings

10:30 - 12:30 pm
First Fridays , September 6 - December 6

4 Sessions
Fee: $100.00
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On “first Fridays” of each month, Professor Hallissy will lead a group of devoted readers in an informed, guided discussion of one book which follows a selected thread chosen for these sessions. This Fall that common thread for all four books is ART, which…

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DICKENS REVISITED: David Copperfield

10:30 - 12:30 pm
Tuesdays , September 10 - November 19*

8 Sessions
Fee: $160.00
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Considered by many to be one of the great masterpieces written by Charles Dickens, David Copperfield traces the adventures of the titular character as he develops from an impoverished childhood to adulthood. Written in an autobiographical format, the novel treats the themes of memory…

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Classicism Through The Ages

10:30 - 12:30 pm
Fridays , September 13 - September 27

3 Sessions
Fee: $90.00

Despite centuries of constant change in the creation and appreciation of art, the aesthetic principles of Classical Greece have proven to be incredibly durable. From Imperial Rome to the Renaissance to French Neoclassicism to the present day, Classical methods and ideas have provided a…

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Musicals Of The 1930s

10:30 - 12:30 pm
Mondays , September 23 - October 7

3 Sessions
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This course will examine musicals by masters of the genre, Cole Porter, George and Ira Gershwin and Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart. The 1930s were still the era of Musical Comedy, with weak books and silly plots. Some shows, however, pushed boundaries and paved…

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