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Veterans Reading Group

September 15 - October 13

| Free
veterans Book club

11 AM – 1 PM, Fridays, September 15 – October 13

Join veterans of all generations across America who are reading and discussing ancient texts about war and warriors: what faces them on the battlefield and at home.  Dr. Lucinda Sloan leads a reading group on Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey and Sophocles’ Ajax, which are universal and timeless aids to share insights and experiences across generations.
Free, and open to the public.

Sept. 15 – Iliad: Achilles and the death of a loved comrade

Sept. 22 – Iliad: Achilles and Hector and revenge

Sept 29 – Odyssey: Odysseus and his trials in his return home

Oct. 6 – Odyssey: Odysseus and civilians and his wife

Oct.  13 – Odyssey: Ajax and blood lust and quilt

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Start:
September 15
End:
October 13
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Community Programs
Phone:
386.402.7517
Email:
community@atlanticcenterforthearts.org

Venue

ACA Downtown: Harris House
214 S Riverside Dr., New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States + Google Map
Phone:
(386) 423-1753