Great Books - Modern American Poetry & Consuming Interests

Facilitator: Bob Nuxoll

We will be alternating between two books (published by the Great Books Foundation):
MAP = Modern American Poetry, ISBN 1-880323-88-5
ECO = Consuming Interests: Great Ideas in Economics, ISBN 978-1-933147-98-7

These can be purchased as a bundle for $35 at any of our meetings or through the Religious Education Administrative Assistant, Jessica Pond, in the staff office. Please call or e-mail to arrange purchase: 516.472.2914 or jpond@uucsr.org

All dates are firm, regardless of cancellations due to weather, etc. Discussions canceled will be made up in June of 2020.

September 15, 2019 – MAP – Hart Crane, pp. 163-168
September 22 – ECO – Alfred Marshall, pp. 191-203
September 29 – MAP – Langston Hughes, part I, pp. 169-175
October 6 – MAP – Langston Hughes, part II, pp. 169 & 176-178
October 13 – ECO – Thorstein Veblen, pp. 205-219
October 20 – ECO –  – Theodore Roethke, pp. 179-188
October 27 – ECO – John R. Commons, pp. 221-234
November 3 – MAP – Elizabeth Bishop, pp. 189-201
November 10 – ECO – Joseph A. Schumpeter, pp. 235-245
November 17 – MAP – Robert Hayden, pp. 203-245
November 24 – ECO – John Maynard Keynes (God of Macro), pp. 247-255
December 1 – NO MEETING (Thanksgiving weekend)
December 8 – MAP – Randall Jarrell, pp. 211-219
December 15 – ECO – Friedrich Hayek, pp. 257-270
December 22 – MAP – William Stafford, pp. 221-280
December 29 – NO MEETING (Holidays weekend)
January 5, 2020 – ECO – Michal Kalecki, pp. 271-280
January 12 – MAP – Gwendolyn Brook, pp. 227-231
January 19 – NO MEETING (MLK weekend)
January 26 – ECO – Milton Friedman (Supply-side god), pp. 281-289
February 2 – MAP – Denise Levertrov, pp. 233-238
February 9 – ECO – Hyman P. Minsky (Part I), pp. 291-297 & 308
February 16 – MAP – John Logan, pp. 239-246
February 23 – ECO – Hyman P. Minsky (Part II), pp. 291 & 297-302 & 308
March 1 – MAP – Donald Justice, pp. 247-256
March 8 – ECO – Hyman K. Minsky (Part III), pp. 291 & 302-308
March 15 – MAP – Maxine Kumin, pp. 257-264
March 22 – MAP – Robert Bly, pp. 265-274
March 29 – MAP – Robert Creeley, pp. 275-284
April 5 – MAP – Allen Ginsberg, pp. 291-300
April 12 – NO MEETING (Easter)
April 19 – MAP – John O’Hara, pp. 301-311
April 26 – MAP – James Wright, pp. 313-319
May 3 – MAP – Donald Hall, pp. 321-334
May 10 – NO MEETING (Mother’s Day)
May 17 – MAP – Anne Sexton, pp. 335-342
May 24 – MAP – Adrienne Rich, pp. 343-353
May 31 – MAP – Gary Snyder, pp. 355-364
June 7, June 14, June  21 & June 28 Will be used for make-up days if needed.

Date/Time:
9/22/2019 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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Location
RE Room 4
Contact:
Carson Jones
516.472.2915
cjones@uucsr.org
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