Del Mar Great Books

Del Mar Great Books reading & Discussion Group

 

For  over 25 years, the Del Mar Great Books Reading and Discussion Group has met monthly (except August) for book discussion. Meetings are held on selected Fridays (dates decided at meetings) from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.  Participants are asked to have read the selection in order to participate. New members and observers are welcome. For information on a future meeting, please contact Sara Clark at delmargreatbooks@gmail.com.

 

Current readings for January through December 2020 can be found in Great Books Adult 2nd Series ADU-02 ($28.95 + S&H for 3 volume set) and Great Conversations 4 - ADU-GC3 ($24.95 + S&H).  Books may be ordered by visiting http://store.greatbooks.org/colleges-book-groups.html or by calling the Great Books Foundation at (800) 222-5870. 

 

Check www.bn.com for used copies.

 

Books we are using for our discussions:

 

GC-4    Great Conversations 4:  ADU-GC4:  (Order from The Great Books Foundation)

AGB-3 Great Books Adult 3nd Series:  ADU-03:  (Available Used)

 

Contact Sara Clark at delmargreatbooks@gmail.com

Del Mar Great Books 2020 Schedule

 

Text Box: April and May Meetings Cancelled or Postponed .  For further information contact  Sara Clark

Month

Author

Title

Book

Jan

de Beauvoir

The Second Sex—Introduction

GC-3

Feb

Plato

Meno

GC-4

Mar

Clausewitz

What Is War?

3rd Ser., v. 2

April

Meeting cancelled due to virus

May

Meeting cancelled

June

Meeting cancelled

July

Meeting cancelled

Aug

No Meeting

Sept

Thoreau

 Where I Lived and What I lived For

 GC-4

Oct

Bible

The Gospel of Mark

3rd Ser.,v.1

Nov

O'Brien

The Things They Carried

GC-4

Dec

No Meeting Scheduled