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What We’ll do: Let’s discuss pages 602-last page The Guermantes Way Part Two/Chapter 2 Please read through the final pages till the end of the book. Last sentence: “You’ll live to bury us all!” •What to bring: The Guermantes Way Moncrieff translation edited and annotated by William Carter New Haven CT: Yale Univ Press, 2018. https://yalebooks.yale.edu/book/9780300186192/guermantes-way Please mark up your book to share your favorite passages. All questions and discussion points are welcome! Next text: Sodom and Gomorrah (1921) [to be decided between]: Modern Library, 1999, Trans. by Moncrieff/Kilmartin/Enright, ISBN:[masked]. Used $6+, new $11+ obtainable through... https://www.bookfinder.com/search/?author=&title=&lang=en&new_used=*&destination=us¤cy=USD&binding=*&isbn=9780375753107&keywords=&minprice=&maxprice=&publisher=&min_year=&max_year=&mode=advanced&st=sr&ac=qr or, Penguin Classics, 2005, Trans. by John Sturrock, ISBN:[masked]. Used $11+ obtainable through... https://www.bookfinder.com/search/?keywords=9780143039310¤cy=USD&destination=us&mode=advanced&lang=en&st=sh&ac=qr&submit= Reading schedule (subject to change): May 26, 2019 - Guermantes Way, complete the novel June 9, 2019 - Sodom and Gomorrah, pages TBD June 23, 2019 - Sodom and Gomorrah, pages TBD July 7, 2019 - Sodom and Gomorrah, pages TBD July 21, 2019 - Sodom and Gomorrah, pages TBD Aug 4, 2019 - Sodom and Gomorrah, pages TBD Aug 18, 2019 - Sodom and Gomorrah, pages TBD Sep 1, 2019 - Sodom and Gomorrah, pages TBD Sept 15, 2019 - Sodom and Gomorrah, pages TBD Sept 29, 2019 - Sodom and Gomorrah, pages TBD Oct 13, 2019 - The Captive (1925), [ISBN:[masked]] pages TBD Oct 27, 2019 - The Captive, pages TBD Parking: Free street parking south of Wilshire Blvd (Sundays only)
Read Proust in the original and discuss the joys and sorrows of Marcel in French and English on biweekly Sundays at Noon in Westwood. RSVP today. Schedule of readings (with thanks to Kyle Norwood for the schedule, and apologies for the lack of diacritical marks); quotes are where the reading ends: Edition: À l'ombre des jeunes filles en fleurs; édition présentée, établie et annotée par Pierre-Louis Rey. Folio Classique Gallimard, 1988 [ISBN:[masked]] [masked] Nom de pays: le pays, pages[masked], "Autrefois j'eusse prefere que cette promenade..."[masked] Nom de pays: le pays, pages[masked], "Quelques jours après la partie de furet..."[masked] Nom de pays: le pays, pages[masked] (Fin de la deuxieme partie) Editions: À l'ombre des jeunes filles en fleurs ; édition présentée, établie et annotée par Pierre-Louis Rey. Folio Classique Gallimard, 1988 [ISBN:[masked]] Upcoming: Le Cote de Guermantes: edition de Thierry Laget et Brian C. Rogers. Folio Classique (numero 2658), Gallimard, 1994 [ISBN:[masked]] II. Parking: $2 - metered street parking per hour Free - Broxton Garage -first two hours, $1.50/20 mins. thereafter Free - street parking south of Wilshire Blvd Sundays only.
For the June 2nd meeting, please read "The Idiot" by Fyodor Dostoyevsky to the end of Chapter 2 in Part Three (from page 303 through page 411 in the Penguin Classics Edition). The recommended volume of The Idiot is the Penguin Classics edition, translated by David McDuff Available via Bookfinder from $6.00 used: https://www.bookfinder.com/book/9780140447927/ Available on Amazon for $13.46/paperback, $9.99/Kindle: https://smile.amazon.com/Idiot-Penguin-Classics-Fyodor-Dostoyevsky/dp/014044792X/ref=sr_1_9?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1549429530&sr=1-9&keywords=the+idiot The planned pagination will be: 6/16/19: to page 510, Part Three, end of Chapter 8 6/30/19: to page 610, Part Four, end of Chapter 5 7/14/19: to page 718, Part Four, Chapter 12/Conclusion Free street parking Sundays, both sides of Westwood Blvd.
This is the 65th of 66 sessions for Proust Group #FW. We are 96.2 percent through our first reading of this planet's most challenging novel: Finnegans Wake. Reading will be confined to what we read aloud at our bi-weekly Meetup sessions at Tender Greens in Westwood Village. Please gloss in advance or afterward using McHugh or online annotations -see below. We tart Book IV, pages[masked] -[masked]. Book IV Beginning with, “Of Kevin, of increate God the servant, of the Lord Creator a filial fearer, who, given to the growing grass, took to the tall timber..." (604) and Ending with, “...as sure as herself pits hen to paper and there's scribings scrawled on eggs." [masked]) Schedule for the remainder of the text:[masked]: Book IV, pages[masked] [at the Hammer Museum] Content Guides: 1969. Tindall. See pages: TBD 2012. Oxford:  St Kevin isolates himself, and meditates on water and baptism;  after a muddle of motifs, the title is finally announced with apologies for the muddle; more... xliv 2016. McHugh: see page xv. To get through Finnegans Wake requires supplemental texts, Campbell, McHugh and Tindall are listed below, others may be added. Send in your recommendations. Recommended editions [links are to each title's Goodreads page, scroll to "Get A Copy"]. The editions we will be using are available online or from your local library -see links below. The easiest way with the Wake may be this online text and gloss combination: http://www.finwake.com. http://www. FWEET.org. One or both of these sites plus one or more guidebooks should be sufficient. Finnegans Wake. James Joyce. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. ISBN:[masked] Annotations to Finnegans Wake. Roland McHugh. 4th Edition. Baltimore, MD: John Hopkins Univ. Press, 2016 But still, in addition to reading the Introductions in the two texts cited above, you'll need a general guidebook: A Reader's Guide to Finnegans Wake. William York Tindall. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1996 A Skeleton Key to Finnegans Wake: Unlocking James Joyce's Masterwork by Joseph Campbell and Henry Morton Robinson. New York: New World Library, 2013. Joyce-again's Wake: an Analysis of Finnegans Wake. Bernard Benstock. Seattle WA: University of Washington Press, 1965. Finnegans Wake Goodreads homepage (https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/124430-finnegans-wake-grappa) Parking: $2/hr Metered street after 11 AM Free first two hours at the Broxton parking structure one block north—they have electric charging stations. $1.50/20 minutes thereafter. Free street parking south of Wilshire Blvd (Sundays only)