Great Books Discussion Group

The ThinkerInterested in philosophy and the big questions of life? Please join us each month for a round table discussion of how modern day issues are reflected and illuminated by the great Western classic books.

Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month from 6-8 p.m. in the Phila Simmons study room.

Join us for discussions on the following readings (download the reading list here):

October 20, 2015
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift 

November 17, 2015
Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau 

December 15, 2015
Habits & Will by John Dewey

January 19, 2016
On Liberty by John Stuart Mill

February 16, 2016
Hamlet by William Shakespeare

March 15, 2016
Gospel of Mark - Bible

April 19, 2016
History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides

May 17, 2016
What is War? by von Clausewitz

June 21, 2016
Uncle Vanya by Chekhov