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Middlemarch Serial Reading Guide

This guide will help you read George Eliot’s Middlemarch in nine sessions. It can also help teachers bring a serial reading of this novel to students. This serial reading guide is not designed to be read all at once, but studied in parts, along with the corresponding parts of the novel. Middlemarch was first published […]

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A Serial Reading of Middlemarch

A Newberry Library Adult Education Seminar   This Newberry Seminar is now concluded. It was held in the fall of 2019.  To celebrate the author’s bicentenary, this seminar explores George Eliot’s Victorian masterpiece Middlemarch in manageable weekly installments for serial reading and discussion—with no spoilers! The result is an engaging in-depth look at Eliot’s literary technique […]

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Courses Newberry Library Seminar

A Serial Reading of Middlemarch

This Newberry Seminar is now concluded. It was held in the fall of 2015. George Eliot’s celebrated Victorian masterpiece Middlemarch can be daunting to approach. This seminar presents the novel in manageable weekly installments (with no spoilers!) supplemented with shorter works of literature, art, and film. The result is an engaging in-depth look at Eliot’s […]