ONLINE SEMINAR
September 4 | Time Regained by Marcel Proust

$350.00

Our reading of Proust’s In Search of Lost Time comes to a close as we turn our attention to the final volume, Time Regained. A meditation on memory, art, creativity and the passage of time, we conclude our reading of this masterpiece reflecting on these themes and considering the lasting value and influence of this work on the individual reader and on modern and contemporary literature as a whole.

When: Six weekly sessions on Sundays at 11:00 a.m. Eastern, starting September 4, 2022

Duration: 2 hours per session

Cost: C$350 plus 13% HST (approx. US$278 plus 13% HST)

Group Size: 12-participant limit

How: We meet on Zoom; you will receive joining instructions approx. 3 weeks before the seminar start date.

Online seminar payments are nonrefundable. Discount codes must be used at the time of purchase.

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Description

LEADER

Dr. Wendy O’Brien is a philosopher with over 30 years’ experience teaching in academic and non-academic environments, including Humber Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Wilfrid Laurier University, the University of Waterloo, Harvard, Oxford and the Art Gallery of Ontario. Her work explores subjects including power, violence, the relation to the Other, home, silence, and creativity. She is presently working on a long-term project on the concept of wonder. An active member of the Ontario literary scene, she has been an interviewer for organizations including By the Lake Book Club, the Toronto International Festival of Authors and GritLit, as well as hosting Bourbon and Books book club in both Toronto and Hamilton.

BOOK

Time Regained, by Marcel Proust, translated by Charles Kenneth Scott Moncrieff and Terence Kilmartin
(Modern Library/Penguin Random House, 1999)
ISBN-13: 978-0375753121

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Our reading of Proust’s In Search of Lost Time comes to a close as we turn our attention to the final volume, Time Regained. A meditation on memory, art, creativity and the passage of time, we conclude our reading of this masterpiece reflecting on these themes and considering the lasting value and influence of this work on the individual reader and on modern and contemporary literature as a whole.

“Every reader finds himself. The writer’s work is merely a kind of optical instrument that makes it possible for the reader to discern what, without this book, he would perhaps never have seen in himself.”

Online seminar payments are nonrefundable. Discount codes must be used at the time of purchase.

All seminars are subject to a minimum enrollment of 7 participants. See full terms and conditions for Classical Pursuits online seminars. By registering for a seminar, you agree to abide by our code of conduct.

 

Additional information

Multiple seminars discount

Sodom and Gomorrah only, The Captive and The Fugitive only, Time Regained only, All 3 seminars