Two brave dogs, a cross-section of the men of an historic Mississippi town, and a heroic boy go on yearly hunts for a legendary bear.  Join our discussion of William Faulkner’s novella “The Bear,” a very intriguing story and an introduction to an important author.

Instructor:  Dr. Marilyn Wesley, Professor Emerita of Hartwick College, is the author of three books of critical analysis and specializes in American Literature.  A poet, she is also the editor of a poetry publication.

Location:  St. Peter’s Church, Room 203

Day and Time:  Mondays, March 4-April 8, 11:30 am-1:00 pm

Fee:  $50

Materials to be Purchased:  “The Bear” by William Faulkner.  Three Famous Short Novels:  Spotted Horses, Old Man, The Bear.  Widely available online.