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Book Discussions: Homer’s Iliad and Aeschylus’ Oresteia

When: Tuesday, April 21, 2009  and Thursday, April 30, 2009
Time: 5:00-6:00pm
Where: 411 Clematis Street West Palm Beach, FL 33401     

Join us for book discussions on Homer’s Iliad, translated by Stanley Lombardo on Tuesday, April 21st and Aeschylus’ Oresteia, translated by Peter Meineck on April 30th.  Expert scholar Dr. Konstantinos P. Nikoloutsos will be exploring the theme “From Homer to Hip-Hop-Reinventing the Classics” and will lead the group in lively discussions on classical literature. Registration is required for each reading group. Please contact the library at 561-868-7701. To be held on the Third Floor in the Hibiscus Room.

This event is part of Page and Stage, an in-depth partnership between the West Palm Beach Public Library and the Aquila Theatre in New York, with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

  • FREE PARKING (2 hours in municipal garage)!

    For Additional Information:
    CITY OF WEST PALM BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY
    (561) 868-7701 or Email:  request@wpbpl.com

 
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