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Great Books Discussion

Join us on a journey through the literary canon. Click the links below for more information on each title/author. Penguin Classics also hosts a list of recommended classics links.

Second Thursday of each month at 1 p.m.
Central Library Forum Room

Copies of each month’s selection can be picked up at the reference desk while supplies last.

No sign up necessary. Free and open to all readers of this book.

Upcoming discussionsbook cover

April 10 The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam by Omar Khayyám / translated by Edward FitzGerald
May 8 Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
June 12 Daisy Miller by Henry James
July 10 Democracy in America by Alexis de Toqueville
August 14 Summer by Edith Wharton
September 11 East of Eden by John Steinbeck
October 9 All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
November 13 Rashōmon and Seventeen Other Stories by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa
December 11 Ulysses by James Joyce


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Santa Rosa Central Library
3rd & E Streets, Santa Rosa