Stranger in a Strange Land Lecture Series

Chevy Chase Library

Stranger in a Strange Land Lecture Series

Next date: Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, 7 p.m. (see all dates)

The Chevy Chase DC Library will begin its yearly lecture/discussion series on March 20, 2018. The theme for the 2018-2019 series will be: "Stranger in a Strange Land: Immigration, Alienation and Fear of 'The Other.'” 

March 13, 2018 
Supplemental screening (optional) 
Medea (1982) 87 minutes 

March 20, 2018
Medea Euripides 

April 10, 2018
The Tempest (2010) supplemental screening special time 6:30 p.m.  

April 17, 2018
The Tempest William Shakespeare 

May 15, 2018
Daniel Deronda George Eliot


Sept. 25, 2018
My Antonia Willa Cather 

Oct. 16, 2018
Dracula Bram Stoker


Jan.15, 2019
Grapes of Wrath John Steinbeck

Feb. 19, 2019
Wide Sargasso Sea Jean Rhys

March 19, 2019
Invisible Man Ralph Ellison

April 2, 2019
Supplemental screening (optional) special time: 6:00 PM
Angels in America: Millennium Approaches

April 9, 2019
Supplemental screening (optional) special time: 5:30 PM
Angels in America: Perestroika 

April 23, 2019

Angels in America Tony Kushner

May 21, 2019
Interpreter of Maladies Jumpa Lahiri


Sept.17, 2019
How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents Julia Alvarez

Oct.15, 2019 
Homegoing Yaa Gyasi