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The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture

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2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
214-871-2440 dallasinstitute.org

December 2019

Communitas, Cowan Center – CLOSED GROUP

December 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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THE HISTORIANS

December 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 8, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on November 12, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 3, 2019 at 6:30 pm

The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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Presented by Dr. Donna McBride The Historians reading group meets monthly to discuss books from all areas of history.  Do you want to learn more about political history?  Social history?  Military history?  This is your chance to read and discuss history…

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V. S. NAIPAUL’S, A HOUSE FOR MR. BISWAS

December 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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Venue, The Dallas Institute Presented by Dr. Jaina Sanga Nobel Laureate Sir V.S. Naipaul’s classic novel, published in 1961, is the story of an ordinary man’s long, lonely journey to acquire a house. Mr. Biswas, so named from the moment of his…

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CLASSICS AT COUR REGARD – WUTHERING HEIGHTS

December 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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December 6, 7:00 - 9:30pm Reception, 6:30pm Venue, Cour Regard, The Dallas Institute This Fall, Classics at Cour Regard will enter its fourth year of offering original and highly popular events at the Institute. Conducted in our historic Stroud House and…

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CLOSED GROUP – The Cowan Vision of Liberal Learning for All

December 7 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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BREAKFAST AND LUNCH BOOK GROUPS

December 10 @ 7:15 am - 8:45 am
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One event on October 8, 2019 at 7:15 am

One event on November 12, 2019 at 7:15 am

One event on December 10, 2019 at 7:15 am

One event on September 18, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on October 16, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on November 20, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 18, 2019 at 12:00 pm

The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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Presented by Dr. J. Larry Allums Novelist Ben Dolnick recently wrote in The New York Times that “the mind — for all its endless rationalizations and solemn prohibitions — is a ceaseless pleasure hound. Once I’m actually enjoying a book, it…

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V. S. NAIPAUL’S, A HOUSE FOR MR. BISWAS

December 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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Venue, The Dallas Institute Presented by Dr. Jaina Sanga Nobel Laureate Sir V.S. Naipaul’s classic novel, published in 1961, is the story of an ordinary man’s long, lonely journey to acquire a house. Mr. Biswas, so named from the moment of his…

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FRIDAY NIGHT SALON

December 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on December 13, 2019 at 6:30 pm

The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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Venue, The Dallas Institute Moderated by Dr. J. Larry Allums In his influential work Ars Poetica, or The Art of Poetry (19 BCE), the Roman poet Horace advised his fellow poets to blend sweetness and usefulness (dulce et utile), in order both…

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SPEAKING OF MOVIES…

December 16 @ 6:15 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on October 21, 2019 at 6:15 pm

One event on November 18, 2019 at 6:15 pm

One event on December 16, 2019 at 6:15 pm

The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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Venue, The Dallas Institute, Back Classroom Presented by Dr. Scott Churchill and Guest Critics This venerable Institute group has been meeting for more than a decade and is still going strong. Our resident film critic and Institute Fellow Scott Churchill keeps…

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A BOOK GROUP FOR YOUNG PROFESSIONALS

December 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on October 16, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 19, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 17, 2019 at 7:00 pm

The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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Venue, The Dallas Institute Presented by Dr. J. Larry Allums and Guest Facilitators After the Baby Boomers came the Gen Xers, Xennials, and Millennials. Conventional wisdom has it that these groups don’t read, or don’t read very much, or read a lot--even…

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BREAKFAST AND LUNCH BOOK GROUPS

December 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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One event on October 8, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on November 12, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 10, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on September 18, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on October 16, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on November 20, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 18, 2019 at 12:00 pm

The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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Presented by Dr. J. Larry Allums Novelist Ben Dolnick recently wrote in The New York Times that “the mind — for all its endless rationalizations and solemn prohibitions — is a ceaseless pleasure hound. Once I’m actually enjoying a book, it…

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V. S. NAIPAUL’S, A HOUSE FOR MR. BISWAS

December 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 18, 2019

The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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Venue, The Dallas Institute Presented by Dr. Jaina Sanga Nobel Laureate Sir V.S. Naipaul’s classic novel, published in 1961, is the story of an ordinary man’s long, lonely journey to acquire a house. Mr. Biswas, so named from the moment of his…

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CLOSED GROUP – A Russian Pancake Feast

December 22 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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January 2020

Communitas, Cowan Center – CLOSED GROUP

January 6, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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February 2020

Communitas, Cowan Center – CLOSED GROUP

February 3, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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March 2020

Communitas, Cowan Center – CLOSED GROUP

March 2, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, 2719 Routh Street
Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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April 2020

Communitas, Cowan Center – CLOSED GROUP

April 6, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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May 2020

Communitas, Cowan Center – CLOSED GROUP

May 4, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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