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Literary Arts  

 

  • Masterworks of Russian Literature NEW!
  • CourseID: QUEST007
    Fee: $60.39
    Dates: 4/5/2021 - 6/7/2021
    Times: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Days: M
    Sessions: 9
    Building: Online
    Room: Zoom
    Instructor: Richard Middleton-Kaplan
     Show Description


    Required Text:

    1. Leo Tolstoy: A Very Short Introduction by Liza Knapp. ISBN: 978-0-19-881393-4. Very Short Introductions series. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019.
    2. The second required text is available for free at the following website: http://www.nonresistance.org/tolstoy.html

    No class held 5/31.
 

  • Mythology and Human Values NEW!
  • CourseID: QUEST004L
    Fee: $54.90
    Dates: 4/26/2021 - 5/24/2021
    Times: 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Days: M
    Sessions: 5
    Building: Online
    Room: Zoom
    Instructor: John Jamison
     Show Description

    Required Text:

    1. Sophocles, The Oedipus Cycle: Oedipus Rex, Oedipus at Colonus, Antigone. Trans. by Fitts and Fitzgerald. Mariner Books. ISBN-13: 978-0156027649
    2. The Book of Genesis. Any translation will do - the Revised Standard Version (RSV) or New English Bible preferred.

 

  • So You Want to Talk About Race NEW!
  • CourseID: QUEST007J
    Fee: $34.40
    Dates: 4/6/2021 - 6/8/2021
    Times: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 10
    Building: Online
    Room: Zoom
    Instructor: Margarita Banderas
     Show Description

    Required Text: So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo. ISBN: 978-1580056779. Any edition/format.


 

  • The Art of Storytelling NEW!
  • CourseID: QUEST015B
    Fee: $65.88
    Dates: 4/2/2021 - 6/4/2021
    Times: 9:15 AM - 11:15 AM
    Days: F
    Sessions: 10
    Building: Online
    Room: Zoom
    Instructor: Kathy McConnell
     Show Description

    The Art of Storytelling: Writing and Life
    Compose compelling stories through the study of the elements of good writing and drawing on one's life experiences.

    Required Text: Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott. ISBN: 978-0385480017. Anchor.


 

  • Writing the Stories of Your Ancestors NEW!
  • CourseID: QUEST004O
    Fee: $42.60
    Dates: 4/6/2021 - 5/18/2021
    Times: 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 7
    Building: Online
    Room: Zoom
    Instructor: Donna Cummins
     Show Description

    You'll need to have some research assembled prior to class.


 

  • Memoir as Story NEW!
  • ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. Please call us at 509-527-4331 to see if registration is still available.
  • CourseID: QUEST015A
    Fee: $65.88
    Dates: 1/8/2021 - 3/12/2021
    Times: 9:15 AM - 11:15 AM
    Days: F
    Sessions: 10
    Building: Online
    Room: Zoom
    Instructor: Kathy McConnell
     Show Description

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    Required Text: Writing and Selling Your Memoir by Paula Balzer. Any edition. Writer's Digest Books. ISBN-13: 978-1599631356

    Suggested: Printer for making copies of work to be read.


 

  • Tolstoy's Anna Karenina NEW!
  • ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. Please call us at 509-527-4331 to see if registration is still available.
  • CourseID: QUEST007G
    Fee: $60.39
    Dates: 1/4/2021 - 3/15/2021
    Times: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Days: M
    Sessions: 9
    Building: Online
    Room: Zoom
    Instructor: Richard Middleton-Kaplan
     Show Description

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    Required Texts:

    1. Leo Tolstoy: A Very Short Introduction by Liza Knapp. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019. ISBN: 978-0198813934
    2. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, trans. by Louise & Alymer Maude, edited by George Gibian. Norton Critical Edition, 2nd ed. New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 1995. ISBN: 978-0393966428

    No class held 1/18 & 2/15.