Choose from a variety of classes below. Click on the class link for times and dates, and use the box on the right to register.
Art and Architecture
- Fathers and Daughters Build a Country House: Hillstead Museum and Its Origins
Wed., March 8, 15, 22; 10–11:30 a.m.
- Ancient Nubia: Land of Gold —Colleen Manessa Darnell
Fri., March 10, 17, 24, 31; 1:30–3 p.m.
- Goya and Picasso: Artistic Revolutionaries—David Simon
Tues., March. 14, 21, 28; April 4; 1:30–3 p.m.
- Fakes and Forgeries: Amazing But True Adventures of an Art Museum Director—Douglas Hyland
Wed., March 29; April 5, 12; 10:30–12 p.m.
- Chaos and Complexity in the Visual Arts—Power Boothe
Fri., April 14, 21, 28; 1:30–3 p.m.
- Brochure with all Art and Architecture courses
Current Events and History
- Connecticans in the American West—Dave Corrigan, Allison Speicher,
Tues., Feb. 14, 21, 28; 3:30–5 p.m.
- Hot Spots and Burning Issues—Chris Doyle
Wed., Feb. 22; March 29; April 26; May 10; 5:30–7 p.m.
- American School for the Deaf and the Education of
the Deaf—Ed Peltier, Brad Mosley, Jeff Bravin
Thurs., April 27-Connecticut Historical Society;
May 4-KF Room; 4–5:30 p.m.
May 11-KF Room; 4–5:30 p.m.
May 18-American School for the Deaf; 4–5:30 p.m.
- Brochure with all Current Events and History courses
Literature and Language
- Eugene O’Neill: The Man and His Work with Playhouse on Park—Joe Discher, Sasha Bratt
Wed., Feb. 8; 10–11:30 a.m., KF Room;
Tues., Feb. 21; 10–11:30 a.m., KF Room;
Wed., March 1; 7:30–10 p.m., Playhouse on Park
- The Emergence of England II: Politics, Religion, and the Arts 1550–1600—Humphrey Tonkin-Wilde Auditorium
Mon., March 27; April 3, 10, 17, 24; 3–4:30 p.m.
- The First Psychological Novel: Jane Austen’s Emma
Tues., March 28; April 4, 11; 10:30–12 p.m.
- Brochure with all Literature and Language courses
Music, Dance, and Film
- Cinematic Cities—Michael Walsh
Mon., Feb 20, 27; March 6, 13; 3:30–5 p.m.
- Why Hamilton is the Most Important Musical of this Generation—Frank Rizzo
Wed., Feb. 22; Thurs., March 2; Tues., March 7; 12–1:30 p.m.
- Transforming the Silence: An Exploration of War’sTrauma through Poetry and Music—Jason DeViva, Nan Meneely, Karyl Evans, Sarah Meneely-Kyder
Thurs., March 23, 30; April 6; 2–3:30 p.m.
- “To Everything There is a Season” Through Theme and Variation in Music and Dance—Nina Watt, Kathryn Swanson-Ellis
Fri., March 31; Tues., April 4; Thurs., April 6; 4–5:30 p.m.
- Painting Music—Michael Lankester
Mon., April 17, 24; May 1, 8, 15; 10–11:30 a.m.
- Scenes from Bohemian Life—Willie Anthony Waters
Sat., May 6; 10 a.m.–1 p.m.
- Brochure with all Music, Dance, and Film courses
Science and Technology
- Mars, "The Red Planet"—James McDonald
Fri., Feb 10, 17, 24; 10:30 a.m.–12 p.m
- Brochure with the Science and Technology course.
All classes are held in the Mortensen Library, KF Room unless otherwise specified.
See the Speakers page for a biography of each speaker.