Spring 2019 Reading Group at OASIS Senior Center: "Merchant of Venice"

Department: Shakespeare Center

Post Date: January 13, 2019

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Susan JarrattThe Merchant of Venice
Professor Emerita Susan Jarratt, facilitator
OASIS Senior Center, Newport Beach, Room B
Thursdays, 4/4-4/25
12:30-2:30pm

This free group will read Shakespeare's "The Merchant of Venice" out loud each session, assigning parts scene by scene, and breaking frequently for
discussion. No background in Shakespeare or drama required. Books will be provided. Please plan to attend all sessions.

Susan Jarratt is professor emerita of Comparative Literature at the University of California, Irvine. She earned her Ph.D. at the University of Texas at Austin. Her interests include ancient Greek and Roman rhetoric, feminist theory, historiography, and contemporary rhetoric and writing.