Great Books Reading Group to Discuss "The Jungle"

The St. Thomas Great Books reading group will discuss The Jungle, by Upton Sinclair, on Wednesday, Dec. 15. Participants will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. in Room 388, Owens Science Hall.

The Great Books reading group tentative schedule:

  • Jan. 12 – The Concept of Sin, by Josef Pieper
  • Feb. 9 – Heart of Darkness, by Joseph Conrad

Book discussions also will be held March 16, April 13, May 18 and June 15. The selections for these months are yet to be chosen.

Everyone is welcome; refreshments will be served. The books are available in the University of St. Thomas Bookstore. Look for the Great Books poster near the customer service desk.

For more information or to make requests or comments, e-mail Dr. Thomas Tommet.