In the United States, Russian literature is largely known for the unwieldy philosophical novels of Dostoevsky and Tolstoy. But there is a vast diversity and richness in the Russian literary tradition, which has produced masterpieces of a variety of styles and genres, just waiting to be discovered by Western audiences. This course introduces readers to works of writers largely unknown in the West, as well as lesser-known works of the authors that shaped Russia's international literary reputation.
Shaul Gabbay was born and raised in Tel Aviv. The son of Jewish Arab refugees, he was educated in Israel, received his Ph.D. from Columbia University, and completed his postdoctoral studies at the University of Chicago. Born in Haifa, Amin Kazak became a Palestinian refugee in 1948. Kazak completed advanced degrees from the American University in Beirut, Lebanon, and earned a Ph.D. from the University of Denver.
A book club for grades 2-4. We will explore a variety of book genres; participate in discussions, crafts, activities and snacks related to what we read. Registration is suggested but not required. Please call 720-865-0250. This month choose one or more graphic novels: Baby Mouse, Squish, Super Amoeba, Blinky the Space Cat, Lunch Lady, or your favorite! We will create our own comic hero!
A book club for grades 2-4. We will explore a variety of book genres; participate in discussions, crafts, activities and snacks related to what we read. Registration is suggested but not required. Please call 720-865-0250. Our book this month is: The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate, we will eat yogurt raisins and decorate a bookbag!
Join our early reader (K-2nd grade) book group! This month we are reading The Five Lost Aunts of Harriet Bean by Alexander McCall Smith. For more information call 720-865-1306 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Paula Mitchell, author of Exploring Colorado Wineries, will help you increase your wine knowledge and gain confidence in pairing wine with your favorite foods. Discover the incredible spectrum of Colorado's 125 wineries and tasting rooms. Sharpen your understanding of the "Five S's" of wine tasting. Expand your wine tasting vocabulary through the Wine Aroma Wheel. Learn the fine art of tasting room exploration.