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Nathaniel Hawthorne and Herman Melville incomparably penetrated our history and psyche. Students will read and discuss Hawthorne’s “Young Goodman Brow ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Fri 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; 5 sessions; starting 9/14/2018, ending 10/12/2018

Tuition: $150.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Estha Weiner 



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Each SAS semester, BookTalk introduces readers to a carefully chosen, provocative selection of novels for reading and informal discussion. In this ins ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM; 5 sessions; starting 9/25/2018, ending 11/27/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/2/2018, 10/16/2018, 10/30/2018, 11/13/2018, 11/20/2018)

Please read: This class meets on 9/25, 10/9, 10/23, 11/6, ...More

Tuition: $150.00

Location : Teacher's Home In Scarsdale Location : 
  Teacher's Home In Scarsdale.

Instructor : Harriet Sobol 



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Just how does suspense unfold? Can a seemingly ordinary situation create the same type of tension we associate with a mystery? How do we predict the i ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/25/2018, ending 10/30/2018

Tuition: $120.00

Location : Hitchcock Presbyterian Church Location : 
  Hitchcock Presbyterian Church.

Instructor : Marilyn DeRight 



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Here I am: Contemporary Jewish Stories from Around the World, compiled and edited by Marcia Lee Berkman and Elaine Marcus Starkman (Jewish Publication ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/26/2018, ending 10/31/2018

Tuition: $180.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Marilyn DeRight 



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This class explores contemporary memoirs that revolve around books — personal histories that recount chapters of a writer’s life through the lens of l ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM; 4 sessions; starting 9/26/2018, ending 12/12/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/3/2018, 10/10/2018, 10/24/2018, 10/31/2018, 11/7/2018, 11/21/2018, 11/28/2018, 12/5/2018)

Please read: Class meets on 9/26, 10/17, 11/14, 12/12

Tuition: $120.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Lori Rotskoff 



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Each SAS semester, BookTalk introduces readers to a carefully chosen, provocative selection of novels for reading and informal discussion. In this ins ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM; 5 sessions; starting 9/26/2018, ending 11/28/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 10/3/2018, 10/17/2018, 10/31/2018, 11/14/2018, 11/21/2018)

Please read: This class meets on 9/26,10/10, 10/24,11/7, ...More

Tuition: $150.00

Location : Teacher's Home In Scarsdale Location : 
  Teacher's Home In Scarsdale.

Instructor : Harriet Sobol 



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La Celestina (1499), attributed to Fernando de Rojas, is a tragicomedy written entirely in dialogue. The plot involves two lovers whose illicit affair ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Fri 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 4 sessions; starting 10/26/2018, ending 11/16/2018

Tuition: $120.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : John Alise 



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One of the most prolific American writers of his time, Philip Roth was known for his autobiographical and controversial protagonists. He began accumul ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM; 3 sessions; starting 10/30/2018, ending 12/4/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/6/2018, 11/20/2018, 11/27/2018)

Tuition: $90.00

Location : Teacher's Home In Scarsdale Location : 
  Teacher's Home In Scarsdale.

Instructor : Harriet Sobol 



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This interdisciplinary course examines socio-political tendencies in our contemporary world with the help of three iconic twentieth century novels: Fr ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM; 4 sessions; starting 11/26/2018, ending 12/17/2018

Tuition: $120.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Marjorie C. Miller  2.Nina Pelikan Straus 



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Join cultural historian Lori Rotskoff for a lively discussion of the book, "Educated: A Memoir" by Tara Westover. Raised by survivalists in the Id ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM; starting 1/9/2019, ending 1/9/2019

Tuition: $25.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Lori Rotskoff 



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Laughter is the best defense to the winter doldrums. This class will chuckle in delight in reading Oscar Wilde’s hilarious farce, The Importance of Be ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Fri 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; 4 sessions; starting 1/11/2019, ending 2/1/2019

Tuition: $120.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Estha Weiner 



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This class explores contemporary films categorized as “personal documentaries.” In each project of autobiographical visual storytelling, the filmmaker ...  View More

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 1/16/2019, ending 3/6/2019 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/23/2019, 2/6/2019, 2/20/2019)

Please read: Class meets on 1/16, 1/30, 2/13, 2/27, 3/6

Tuition: $150.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Lori Rotskoff 



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