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2017 Homecoming Seminars in Annapolis

Below is information about seminars for 2017 Homecoming in Annapolis. Check back here for information about 2018 Homecoming seminars in Annapolis.

Reunion Class Seminars

  • Beyond Golden Reunion Seminar (all classes before 1967): Theme will be “The Federalist Papers and Anti-Federalist Papers,” led by Chester Burke (A74). The Federalist Papers, #44, #45 and #46. The U.S. Constitution, Article XIV, Sections 1 and 5 (Amendment 14 - Rights Guaranteed: Privileges and Immunities of Citizenship, Due Process and Equal Protection). Anti-Federalist, the essay by Brutus, dated October 18, 1787. FILLED
  • Class of 1967: The Dead, by James Joyce, led by Henry Higuera
  • Class of 1972: The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas, by Ursula K. Le Guin, led by Robert Abbott (A04)
  • Class of 1977: The Dead, by James Joyce, led by Eric Salem (A77) FILLED
  • Class of 1980: “Caliban upon Setebos,” by Robert Browning, led by Deborah Axelrod (A68)
  • Class of 1982: The Tempest, by William Shakespeare, led by Peter Kalkavage
  • Class of 1987: Bartleby the Scrivener, by Herman Melville, led by Nick Maistrellis (H15) and Howard Zeiderman (Class of 1967)
  • Class of 1992: “Caesar” in Lives, by Plutarch, led by Pamela Kraus FILLED
  • Class of 1997: A Winter’s Tale, by William Shakespeare, led by Marilyn Higuera
  • Class of 2002: The Lady with the Dog, by Anton Chekhov, led by Dan Harrell - CANCELLED
  • Class of 2007: Gulliver’s Travels, book IV, by Jonathan Swift led by John Tomarchio and Jeffrey Smith 
  • Class of 2012: Mrs. Dalloway, by Virginia Woolf, led by John Tuck (H14)
  • Graduate Institute: “Grecian Urn” and “To Autumn,” by John Keats, led by David Townsend
  • Graduate Institute: Abraham Lincoln’s “The Perpetuation of Our Political Institutions: Address before the Young Men’s Lyceum of Springfield, Illinois, January 27, 1838,” led by Eva Brann (H89) FILLED

Open Seminars

  • Things Fall Apart, by Chinua Achebe, led by Tom May FILLED
  • Housekeeping, by Marilynne Robinson, led by Matthew Linck

Children’s Seminars

  • Ages 12–15: Holes, by Louis Sachar, led by a St. John’s student
  • Ages 8–11: The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, by Kate DiCamillo, led by a St. John’s student

Afternoon Seminars

  • Open Seminar: Lysis, by Plato, led by Michael Dink (A75) FILLED