"East of Eden": John Steinbeck’s Classic Tale of Good vs Evil

Code: LH31801

Dates: March 13 - April 17, 2024

Meets: 11:30 AM to 12:45 PM

Sessions: 6

Location: Creutzburg Center 200

Course Fee: $149.00

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John Steinbeck’s masterpiece, "East of Eden", uses the Cain and Abel story to tell the sweeping saga of two families spanning three generations from the Civil War to World War I. Set mainly in California’s Salinas Valley where ambitious men seek their fortunes, the novel engages readers with timeless themes such as sibling rivalry, good vs evil, family betrayals, sin and retribution. Discuss how or if the human spirit can triumph over such adversity.
Fee: $149.00
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Creutzburg Center 200

260 Gulph Creek Road
(in Harford Park)
Radnor, PA 19087
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Rebecca Jaroff

Rebecca Jaroff, Ph.D, is emeritus professor of English, with over 25 years of teaching experience in American and women's literature at Ursinus College. Her courses emphasize close reading and historical contextualization. She is adept at creating lively in-class discussions and encouraging all participants to develop and share their unique insights, while helping to explore their questions. An award winning teacher, Jaroff specializes in a student-focused classroom that actively engages others to create a better learning environment for everyone.

rjaroff@ursinus.edu

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