Book discussion groups

If interested, inquire directly with the group on joining, exact days of upcoming meetings, and your local time.


Great Conversation Reading Group;
last Friday of the month, 7-9 p.m. Central Time (via Zoom);
How to Join;

- December 3rd: Pascal, Great Experiment Concerning the Equilibrium of Fluids; On Geometrical Demonstration;
- January 7th: Montesquieu, Spirit of Laws, Books I, VIII, IX-XII


Great Books Roundtable Discussions, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries;
last Wednesday of the month, 6:00-7:00 p.m. Central Time (via Zoom);
contact Max Yela;

- January 26th: The Epic of Gilgamesh (ca. 22nd century BCE, translated by Maureen Gallery Kovacs, 1989)
- February 23rd: Boethius, The Consolation of Philosophy (523 CE) Books 1-3


The Great Books Conversations Program, at The Great Connections;
Wednesdays, 7:30-9-00 p.m. Central Time (via Zoom);
contact form via Join the Club icon;

- November 10th: Caesar, The Gallic Wars, Books I and IV
- November 24th: Epictetus, Handbook (Enchiridon), Ch. 1-14
- December 1st: Plautus, The Pot of Gold (Aulularia)


Exploring the Classics: A Year of Asian Classics;
every other Sunday, 4:30-7:00 p.m. Pacific Time (via Zoom);
email contact Ken Knabb;

- November 21st: The Epic of Gilgamesh, the short prose translation by Nancy K. Sandars
- December 5th: The Epic of Gilgamesh, passages from the more literal scholarly translation by Andrew George
- Series will resume in January (date TBA) with four bi-weekly sessions: Bhagavad Gita; Rahula, What the Buddha Taught