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