Online Registration
 
Return to Registration Home

Registration Home > College for Seniors > Languages/Literature/Writing

Languages/Literature/Writing  

 

Appalachian Literature: What is Known and What is True 

9/17/2019 - 11/5/2019 Instructor: Catherine Frank
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 206
Tu, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
   
 

Beginning French 1D 

9/16/2019 - 11/4/2019 Instructor: Michael Kegan
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 207
M, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Required text: French Now! Level 1 by Christopher and Theodore Kendris, ISBN-13: 978-1438072791. Prerequisite: Participants will have a level of French compatible with Work Unit 19 of the textbook. Participants should have completed French 1A-C or already have a beginning knowledge of French from previous study. In addition to the textbook, participants will be encouraged to use the Duolingo French app.
 

Best American Short Stories of the Twentieth Century: Part 1 

10/16/2019 - 11/6/2019 Instructor: Sylvie Horvath
Sessions: 4 Location: Reuter Center 205
W, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
   
Second 4 weeks
Recommended text: The Best American Short Stories of the Century, edited by John Updike and Katrina Kenison, ISBN-13: 978-0395843673.
 

Chekhov: Stories & Two Films 

9/18/2019 - 10/9/2019 Instructor: Doug Cooper
Sessions: 4 Location: Reuter Center 206
W, 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
First 4 week
Required Text: The Russian Master and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov, ISBN-13: 978-0199554874
 

Contemporary Novelists of the Southern Appalachians 

9/16/2019 - 11/4/2019 Instructor: Tom Hearron
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 207
M, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Required texts: A Land More Kind Than Home by Wiley Cash, ISBN-13: 978-0062088239; If Ever I Return, Pretty Peggy-O: A Ballad Novel by Sharyn McCrumb, ISBN-13: 978-0345369062; Saints at the River by Ron Rash, ISBN-13: 978-0312424916. Oral History by Lee Smith, ISBN-13: 978-0425245460.
 

Discover the Poet Inside You  

9/16/2019 - 11/4/2019 Instructor: Maria Thomas
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 102B
M, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
 

Divine Comedy, Part Three, The 

9/17/2019 - 11/5/2019 Instructor: Bill Moore
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 205
Tu, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Required text: Purgatorio, translated and edited by Jean and Robert Hollander, ISBN: 978-0385497008. Paradiso, translated and edited by Jean and Robert Hollander, ISBN: 978-0385506786.vvvv
 

French 3D 

9/19/2019 - 11/7/2019 Instructor: Betty Carver
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 207
Th, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Prerequisite: Participants should have taken French 3 A-C at College for Seniors or three years of French in high school or four semesters of French in college or have equivalent experience with French. Required text: En Voyage, 2nd edition, by Conrad J. Schmitt and Katia Brillie Lutz. ISBN-13: 978-0026363785
 

French 4: Meurtre en Perigord 

9/19/2019 - 11/7/2019 Instructor: Betty Carver
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 207
Th, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Required text: Meurtre en Perigord by Martin Walker, ISBN-13: 978-2702438039 (please contact instructor before ordering). Prerequisite: Participants should have an advanced level of French and the ability to read 50-60 pages of native French per week.
 

Helen: The Face that Launched a 1,000 Ships 

9/19/2019 - 11/7/2019 Instructor: Brenda Bryant
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 205
Th, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Required text: The Complete Euripides Vol 1: Trojan Women & Other Plays translated and edited by Peter Burian and Alan Shapiro, ISBN-13: 978-0195388671. The Complete Euripides Vol V: Medea and Other Plays, translated and edited by Peter Burian and Alan Shapiro, ISBN-13: 978-0195388718.
 

Hola! Beginning Spanish 1B 

9/16/2019 - 11/4/2019 Instructor: Jeff Jones
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 205
M, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Required text: Spanish Now! Level 1, 8th ed. (2015) by Ruth Silverstein, ISBN-13: 978-1438075235. Prerequisite: Participants must have completed the equivalent of Hola! True Beginning Spanish , the CFS intro level course, and be comfortable with the present tense of regular AR, ER, and IR verbs, definite and indefinite articles, the gender and plural of nouns and a vocabulary of about 500 common Spanish words. Please contact the instructor if you are in doubt.
 

Intermediate French 2D 

9/18/2019 - 11/6/2019 Instructor: Renee Raffini
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 207
W, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Prerequisite: Participation in other French 2 courses at College for Seniors or the equivalent of one semester of college French or two years of high school French. Required text: Points de depart by Cathy Pons, et al, 2009 ed. ISBN-13:978-0135141120.
 

Sense of Place: Poets of the Appalachians, A 

9/18/2019 - 11/13/2019 Instructor: Jay Jacoby
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 205
W, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Note: No class October 9. Make-up on November 13.
 

Shakespeare's Challenging Histories 

9/17/2019 - 11/5/2019 Instructor: Mario DiCesare
Sessions: 8 Location: Reuter Center 207
Tu, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Recommended versions: New Folger Shakespeare Library editions of the plays (edited by Paul Mowat and Barbara Werstine).
 

 
Connect
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
Reuter Center, CPO 5000
One University Heights
Asheville, NC 28804
Office: 828.251.6140
olli@unca.edu