Monthly Archives: June 2011

Chautauqua Lifelong Learning Program

ANNOUNCING: THE START OF A CHAUTAUQUA LIFELONG LEARNING PROGRAM IN NEW ORLEANS FOR PEOPLE OVER 50 In the fall of 2011, we will have our inaugural term for this program featuring some beloved instructors from the city. We would like … Continue reading

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Philo Cafe: The Nominalists and the Realists

Friday, June 24th, 7:30 pm, 1412 Euterpe St. A classic debate in the Middle Ages was between the nominalists and the realists. The one group believed that we generalized from particulars to come up with categories, the other believed that … Continue reading

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Announcing a New Class

We will be starting a new slow reading group on David Hume’s An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding which is easily available at the library and cheaply from Abebooks and Amazon. It is also available for free download from Project Gutenberg … Continue reading

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New Class: The Psychology of C. J. Jung

AN INTRODUCTION TO THE PSYCHOLOGY OF C. J. JUNG Note: This class is full. Please email David O’Donoghue if you would like to be put on a waiting list for the next class in the Foundational Theories of Psychology Series. … Continue reading

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New Orleans History

Our next meeting will be Sunday, June 19th at 3:00 at the Corner Muse Coffee House (1381 Magazine St). Our goal is to learn more about this fascinating city. We may include in our class local tours and presentations by … Continue reading

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The Coffee Shop Chronicles of New Orleans – Part 1

BOOK READING AND DISCUSSION WITH AUTHOR DAVID LUMMIS LATTER LIBRARY – June 18, 2011, 2:00 – 3:00 pm Please join us for a book reading and discussion with David Lummis featuring his recent novel, The Coffee Shop Chronicles of New … Continue reading

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Spinoza Reading Group

Monday, June 20th, 7:00 pm (1412 Euterpe)

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