Orwell’s 1984 Subject of National Book Discussion

The National Endowment for the Humanities and many state humanities councils are sponsoring discussions of George Orwell’s book, 1984, during the week of Oct. 9-15. The project is part of the “One Book, Many Conversations” initiative. The only Wyoming discussion groups are in Laramie; but you can participate online.

Oct. 9, 5 p.m. Moderated by Cynthia Rutz, sponsored by University of Chicago Basic Program

Oct. 10, 5 p.m., Moderated by David Shiner, sponsored by Great Discourses

Oct. 11, 5 p.m., moderated by Patricia Locke, sponsored by One Book, Many Conversations

Oct. 12, 7 p.m., moderators:  Pamela Monaco, Dean, School of Graduate and Professional Studies and Daniela Barberis, Visiting Assistant Professor, Shimer Great Books School, North Central College. Sponsored by School of Graduate and Professional Studies and Shimer Great Books School, North Central College.

To participate online:  http://www.manyconversations.org/participate_online