Tag: Great Books series

Faculty note: Coury and Great Books presentation

Prof. David Coury of Humanistic Studies will make the first presentation in the spring portion of the Great Books series at 6:30 p.m. next Tuesday (Feb. 11) at the Brown County central library. He’ll lead a discussion of the classic German medieval epic Das Nibelungenlied (Lay of the Nibelungen), which was the basis for Richard […]

Visiting scholar Etxenike will open book series with ‘Bovary’

Fall 2013 programs in the Humanistic Studies unit’s Great Books Discussion Series begin at 6:30 p.m. next Tuesday (Sept. 10) with a presentation by UW-Green Bay visiting scholar Luisa Etxenike. Programs take place at the Brown County Central Library. Etxenike’s topic is the Gustave Flaubert novel Madame Bovary. Etxenike is a novelist and short story […]

Humanistic Studies book series features Etxenike, Coury, Lowery, Saxton-Ruiz

The Great Books Discussion series meets the second Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the board room of the Brown County Central Library, 515 Pine St. Faculty members from UW-Green Bay’s Humanistic Studies program lead the discussions. The fall schedule:
 •  Sept. 10, Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert, led by Luisa Etxenike
 •  […]

Great Books series returns March 13 with ‘Orwell’

The spring installment of the Great Books Discussion Group series resumes at 6:30 p.m. a week from Tuesday (March 13) at the Brown County Central Library, 515 Pine St. The book talk by Humanistic Studies faculty members at UW-Green Bay will this time feature Prof. David Coury and the Essays of George Orwell.  

Reminder: Saxton-Ruiz talk opens spring Great Books series

The spring installment of the Great Books Discussion Group series begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday (Jan. 24) at the Brown County Central Library, 515 Pine St. The opening night facilitator and presenter is Prof. Gabriel Saxton-Ruiz, who will discuss the landmark, 16th century Spanish novella The Life of Lazrarillo de Tormes. It’s the first of […]

Prof. Saxton-Ruiz opens ‘Great Books’ series Tuesday evening

The spring session of the Great Books Discussion Group series begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday (Jan. 24) at the Brown County Central Library, 515 Pine St. The opening night facilitator and presenter is Prof. Gabriel Saxton-Ruiz, who will discuss the landmark, 16th century Spanish novella The Life of Lazrarillo de Tormes. The book is described […]