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Other Great Books Programs

Events Around the Country

This is a rundown of upcoming Great Books events in the United States and Canada. Most of these are organized by Great Books Regional Councils; some are organized by related organizations. Click the links for further details and to register for the events.

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  • February 5, 2022: Tampa Bay Great Books Winter Conference (Tampa Palms, FL)

    • Readings: Elizabeth Wilkerson, Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents; NoViolet Bulawayo, We Need New Names

  • February 5-6, 2022: New England Great Books - Winter Weekend (Zoom)

    • Theme: The Tie That Binds​

    • Readings: Colm Toibin, Brooklyn: A NovelA Novel; Edwidge Danticat, Everything Inside

    • For further info, contact Alexis DesRoches at newenglandgreatbooks@gmail.com

  • April 29-May 1, 2022: New England Great Books - Spring Retreat, Litchfield, CT

    • Theme: The Immigrant Experience​

    • Readings: Anzia Yezierska, "America and I"; Edwidge Danticat, Brother I'm Dying; Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Americanah; Willa Cather, My Antonia

    • For further info, contact Alexis DesRoches at newenglandgreatbooks@gmail.com

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