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Old Chestnuts

Remember those stories you read in high school? Some won’t be forgotten; others are in the trash heap. Whether we’ve read them recently or decades ago, a few writers are marked indelibly in our minds. Let’s look at a few of those short story writers–Nathaniel Hawthorne, Edgar Allan Poe, Anton Chekhov, Shirley Jackson–who marked our early literary experiences. What do they say to us now?


Shirley Minga

Shirley Minga and her husband Richard have both earned undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate degrees from UWM. She taught high school literature for more than thirty years, participated in a National Endowment for the Humanities project at Marquette University, was an ... read more

Date: 4 Thu, Feb 4-May 6, 2021

Delivery Method: Live Online

Time: 12:30-1:45pm CT

Platform: Zoom

Instructor: Shirley Minga

Fee: $25

Enrollment Limit: 300

Program Number: SPRI:106

Note: Meets on the 1st Thu of the month

Registration opens Tue, Jan 12, 2021.