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12:00 PM, February 2, 2022
Conferences & Lectures, Campus Life, Virtual

Venture into an apocalyptic world set in 2024 and the chaos that results in this science fiction novel by Octavia E. Butler. Presented by Monica Hogan.

Monica Hogan Adams, Professor of English, explores the impact of inequality and climate change with one woman’s attempt to survive in “Parable of the Sower.”

This event will be recorded for later viewing.

Upcoming events in the Great Books Lecture Series:

  • March 2, 2022, Jim McWard will speak on "Journal of the Plague Year" by Daniel Defoe
  • April 6, 2022, Larry Reynolds will speak on "Alice in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll

Past Great Books lectures are available for streaming.

The Great Books Mini-Lecture Series is designed to introduce you to watershed texts that have changed their readers’ views of the world.

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