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AGORA FOUNDATION – Series on Anguish and the Absurd – Part III – Selected Stories of Jorge Luis Borges

Online Seminar
Series on Anguish and the Absurd – Part III
Selected Stories of Jorge Luis Borges
Sunday, August 9, 2020

This series will explore the troubling world of the absurd through the writings of Kafka, Gogol, Camus, Sartre, Borges, Beckett, and others.

August 9 Readings:
The Garden of the Forking Paths, The House of Asterion, The Circular Ruins, The Library of Babel, Ragnarok

12:00-2:00PM PDT

Paul Herder and Andy Gilman

Online. Register to receive the link.

The Agora Foundation is a nonsectarian 501(c)3 non-profit endeavor, providing great books seminars and other educational opportunities to those who are busy with careers, families, and daily responsibilities yet are seeking to further their education. The goal of these offerings is to provide an understanding of the ideas that shape civilizations and to promote civil discourse on complicated subjects.

Generously funded by The Ahmanson Foundation, Southern California Edison, The Shanbrom Family Foundation, the Ventura County Community Foundation, the WRG Foundation, the Constance Eaton and William Hart Fund, the Ojai Valley Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club of Ojai, and private donations, the Teachers for Lifelong Learning Program provides training to high school teachers in this engaging approach to learning, and The Ojai Chautauqua provides panels promoting civil discourse on controversial and complicated subjects.