The operative word here is “arguably.”

Read the books, discuss their meaning and message, and, of course, argue their merits (or demerits). Books include Franz Kafka’s The Castle, Primo Levi’s The Periodic Table, Richard Wright’s Native Son, David Markson’s Wittgenstein’s Mistress and Ernest Hemingway’s The Sun Also Rises.

Please read The Castle for the first class.

Class meets: Tue, Feb 7, Mar 7, Apr 4, May 2 and Jun 6.

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  • Arguably, Some of the Best Books of the 20th Century

    First Session: Tue, Feb 7, 2017, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

    Instructor: Marc Greenberg  show bio

    Marc Greenberg is a retired full-time high school Social Studies Teacher in the New York City (Queens Gateway to Health Sciences Secondary School in Jamaica, Queens, NY) School System. He currently teaches at LIU Post and holds 2 Masters degrees — one in Religious Studies and one in Secondary Education/Social Studies. He is also a member of the Educational Advisory Council — Claire Friedlander Education Institute at the Holocaust Memorial & Tolerance Center of Nassau County.

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    Day(s): Tuesday

    Sessions: 5

    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: Room To Be Assigned

    Price: from $165.00

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    Class meets once a month. Remaining dates are 3/7/17, 4/4/17, 5/2/17, 6/6/17.

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