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Week I: July 7–11

Morning

Dante and Beatrice Tom May and David Townsend 
Augustine’s Confessions Eva Brann and Patricia Greer 
Descartes’ Discourse on Method | James Carey and Janet Dougherty 
Clash of Civilizations | Mike Peters and Steve Isenberg 
The Soul of the White Ant Linda Wiener and John Cornell

Afternoon

Faulkner’s The Hamlet Frank Pagano and James Carey
Five Stories by Flannery O’Connor | Cary Stickney and Eric Salem

Week II: July 14–18

Morning

Milton’s Paradise Lost | Richard McCombs and David Carl
The Two Fundamental Problems of Ethics: An Introduction to Schopenhauer | Topi Heikkerö and John Cornell 
Montesquieu’s The Persian Letters | Janet Dougherty and Eva Brann
Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet and Sonnets | Judith Adam and Warren Winiarski
Plutarch’s Lives | Mike Peters and Victoria Mora
Teachings of the Buddha | Krishnan Venkatesh and Patricia Greer

Afternoon

Short Stories by Alice Munro | Jessica Jerome and Christine Chen
Conrad’s Lord Jim Cary Stickney and Eric Salem

Special Session: On the History of Science

Week III: July 21–25

Morning

Plato’s Early Dialogues | Topi Heikkerö and Jacques Duvoisin
Ibn al-Arabi’s The Bezels of Wisdom | Michael Wolfe and Patricia Greer
Nietzsche’s Will to Power | Raoni Padui and Richard McCombs
Eliot’s Middlemarch | David McDonald and Marsaura Shukla
Proust’s The Guermantes Way (morning session) Victoria Mora and Peter Pesic

Afternoon

Whitman’s Leaves of Grass | Jessica Jerome and Christine Chen
Proust’s The Guermantes Way (afternoon session) Victoria Mora and Peter Pesic

Special Session: The Essence of Opera

"Seldom, very seldom, does complete truth belong to any human disclosure; seldom can it happen that something is not a little disguised, or a little mistaken."
- Jane Austen