Understanding and Appreciating the Short Story

Georgetown Library

Understanding and Appreciating the Short Story

Last date: Saturday, July 6, 2019, 2 p.m. (see all dates)

David Hoof, Professor Emeritus, Georgetown University, returns to teach a 5-part course on Understanding & Appreciating the Short Story.

Informed by the works of Ernest Hemingway, Alice Munro, John Chever,  Flannery O'Connor and Kurt Vonnegut, participants will be able to appreciate how concepts of character, place, time, dramatic objective and compression make good short stories the gems of literature.

2nd and 4th Saturdays, May 11 to July 13 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Please email to register -  georgetownlibrary@dc.gov