Literature Study Groups

In the past, the Academy for Lifelong Learning has offered the following study groups in literature:

  • "North and South," A Victorian Novel
  • Mystery Lovers Unite: A Study of Agatha Christie's Works
  • Sean O'Casey and the Irish Renaissance
  • Shakespeare's Sonnets
  • Shakespeare's History Plays
  • Is There Science In "Science Fiction"
  • Two Earlier Novelists: Frances Burney and Jane Austin. Books to Instruct and Entertain.
  • The Hidden Shakespeare
  • The Pleasures of the Essay: Best American Essays
  • Shakespeare: The Great Tragedies
  • The Victorian Novel: First Novels of Two Great 19th Century Writers, Dickens and Eliot
  • Anatomy of a Short Story
  • Robert Frost's Poetry
  • Searching for Moby Dick
  • The Poetry of Emily Dickinson
  • Reading and Writing Poetry
  • The Road Not Taken: The Poetry of Robert Frost
  • Native American Writers
  • The Outsider in America
  • A Writing Threesome: E.B.White, C.S. Lewis, M. L'Engle
  • Peruse, Parley and Participate: American Short Novels Discussion Group
  • American Short Story on Page and Screen
  • Diaries, Journals and Memoirs
  • Reading Autobiography
  • Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet and King Lear
  • Shakespeare's Henry V and Troilus and Cressida
  • Mistresses of Murder and Mayhem
  • Yaddo and its Writers
  • The Novels of Toni Morrison
  • Not Afraid of Virginia Woolf
  • Homer's Odyssey
  • Clashes of Culture: A Great Books Discussion
  • Readers' Theatre
  • Readers Circle