Huntington U Fall Seminars
Three college-level seminars taught by university professors get under way this fall in our popular continuing education series. These six-week courses feature lectures and lively discussions, but there are no papers to write and no final test.
Each seminar: Members: $220. Non Members: $250. Registration: 626-405-2128.
Shakespeare in Quarto, Shakespeare in Love
Wednesdays, Oct. 5-Nov. 9
What would we know of Shakespeare’s work without the “First Folio?” Shakespearean scholar Heidi Brayman leads a six-week seminar focusing on the plays and poems first published in small quarto editions, which were cheaper but often less accurate. Students will discuss A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Othello and Henry V, along with the Bard’s Sonnets.
Heidi Brayman is associate professor of English at University of California, Riverside. She specializes in the literature and culture of early modern England (1500-1700).