Nashville Great Books Discussion Group

A reader's group devoted to the discussion of meaningful books.

Tuesday, August 30, 2022

Great Books Fall Reading Schedule (2022)

 6 Sep-- Dostoevsky, Brothers Karamazov, Book XII, Ch. 6–14; Epilogue

13 Sep-- Pascal, Pensées, handout pages 1–16

20 Sep-- Pensées, handout pages 17–32

27 Sep-- Pensées, handout pages 33–49

4 Oct-- Milton, Paradise Lost, I, II

11 Oct-- Paradise Lost, III, IV

18 Oct-- Paradise Lost, V, VI (Argument only), VII (Argument only), VIII

25 Oct-- Paradise Lost, IX, X (to line 228)

1 Nov-- Paradise Lost, X (from line 229), XI (to line 428), XII (from line 372 to end)

8 Nov-- Kierkegaard, Fear and Trembling, through 1st half of Preliminary Expectoration1 Handout to p. 85 (middle)

15 Nov-- Fear and Trembling, 2nd half of Preliminary Expectoration, Problem I, Epilogue Remainder of handout

22 Nov-- Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil, Preface, I

29 Nov-- Beyond Good and Evil, II, III

6 Dec-- Beyond Good and Evil, IV, V

13 Dec-- Beyond Good and Evil, VI, VII

20 Dec-- Beyond Good and Evil, VIII, IX

27 Dec-- Dostoevsky, Notes from Underground, I

3 Jan-- Notes from Underground, II, 1–5

10 Jan-- Notes from Underground, II, 6–10