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Starting in September 2016


Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales

Starting in September 2016 | 7 Weeks
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Principles of Roman Stoicism

Starting in September 2016 | 4 Weeks
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Ashvaghosha’s Life of the Buddha

Starting in September 2016 | 7 Weeks
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The Trial and Death of Socrates

Starting in September 2016 | 7 Weeks
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Great Discourses is part of a recent wave of new opportunities for intellectually active adults from all walks of life and from all around the world to participate in Great Books discussions online. These thoughtful efforts balance the traditional and the innovative in ways that are long overdue. We are especially glad to see the migration of seasoned Great Books professionals into the online space, where wider audiences of both lifelong learners and fellow educators can benefit from their experience and expertise. I am pleased to recommend Great Discourses to one and all.

Susan Chamberlin, Chair
Great Books Great Discussions