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Newberry Library Seminar Serial Reading

A Serial Reading of Daniel Deronda

A Newberry Library Adult Education Seminar Registration is now closed. George Eliot’s final novel is ambitious, challenging, and astonishingly multi-dimensional. With Daniel Deronda, Eliot blends a provocative examination of marriage and personal aspiration with a meditation on Jewish identity in Victorian Britain. This seminar invites participants to immerse themselves in the world of the novel […]

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A Serial Reading of Daniel Deronda

This Newberry Seminar is now concluded. It was held in the fall of 2017. Daniel Deronda, George Eliot’s final novel, is ambitious, challenging, and astonishingly multi-dimensional. Eliot’s tale weaves together a provocative examination of marriage and personal aspiration with a meditation on Jewishness in Victorian Britain. This seminar invites participants to immerse themselves in the […]