Notes on Hemingway’s Birthday

Joseph Coulson, President, Great Books Foundation

  • Using terse, understated language—a plainspoken precision that was also rapturous and heartbreaking—Hemingway made the novel modern in both style and ...

Our Resident Oscar Nominated Filmmaker Visits Georgia Regents University

In addition to our daily work in schools and forums nationwide, Great Books staff members share their boundless creativity and talents in many ways. Take Bill Siegel—when not engaged in his full-time duties as a professional ...

Classics for Kids & Parents

Reading the same book is a great way for families to connect and learn more about each other, but it can be difficult to find books both adolescents and parents will enjoy. Great Books editors Rachel Claff and Nancy Carr … <a ...

Distant lands, different journeys

Review of Immigrant Voices: 21st Century Stories from Printers Row Journal, April 13, 2014
by Beth Kephart

Over the three days that I sat and read the 18 selections in “Immigrant Voices: 21st Century Stories,” ...