San Antonio Public Library Foundation - Great Books Seminars

Great Books Seminars

This SAPLF committee led by Foundation Board Member Paul Martin organizes Great Books Seminars, which are modeled after the Great Books liberal arts program at St. John’s College. These seminars are hosted twice a year – Spring and Fall – for those interested in attending.

2021: Year of Plato’s Republic
FREE & Open to the Public

Our 2021 Great Books Seminars find us traveling back though time to engage and discuss one of the greatest books ever written, Plato’s Republic (any and all translations are welcome).

• February 6 : Book I
• March 6: Book II
• April 3: Book III
• May 1: Book IV
• June 5: Book V
• July: Break
• August 7: Book VI
• September 4: Book VII
• October 2: Book VIII
• November 6: Book IX
• December 4: Book X

Location: Seminars at the beginning of this year will be conducted on Zoom. Please let Charles Massiatte or Paul Martin know if you would like to be on the email list for the Zoom link (see contact info below).

Arrival: 10:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Seminar: 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The seminars will be led by Charles Massiatte, 210-724-6571/, and Paul Martin, 210-722-0400/

Bring your own coffee or Mimosas!

There are no upcoming events at this time.

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