Scheduled Dates

11/16/2020   12:00 PM  01:30 PM
11/23/2020   12:00 PM  01:30 PM
11/30/2020   12:00 PM  01:30 PM
12/7/2020   12:00 PM  01:30 PM
12/14/2020   12:00 PM  01:30 PM

Life, Love and Death

Dates: 11/16/2020 to 12/14/2020
Schedule: Mo 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM

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Located in : Virtual, VR 3
Instructor: Verne Vance

Member: $55.00
This course will examine how three authors, Edgar Lee
Masters, Thornton Wilder and Dylan Thomas, treat the
themes of life, love and death in their literary/theatrical
works, which focus on residents of small towns in the
American Midwest, New England and Wales, respectively.
The course will consist of mini-lectures, audio and
video clips of theatrical performances of the authors’
works, class members reading from these works and
class discussion. A key question for the class will be
whether, based on their own experiences, life, love and
death play out differently in small towns than elsewhere.

Additional Information

Recommended Readings: Spoon River Anthology,
Edgar Lee Masters; Under Milk Wood, Dylan Thomas;
Our Town, Thornton Wilder.