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Humanities Book Group

The Scarlet Letter

2024-08-01 19:00:00 2024-08-01 20:00:00 America/Denver Humanities Book Group Reading discussion on "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Discussion led by: Stephen Francis, PhD, WSU. Brigham City Library - Rooms 1&2 (Combined)

Thursday, August 01
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-08-01 19:00:00 2024-08-01 20:00:00 America/Denver Humanities Book Group Reading discussion on "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Discussion led by: Stephen Francis, PhD, WSU. Brigham City Library - Rooms 1&2 (Combined)

Brigham City Library

Rooms 1&2 (Combined)

Reading discussion on "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Discussion led by: Stephen Francis, PhD, WSU.

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Thursday, 1 Aug 2024, 7 p.m. – The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Scholar: Stephen Francis, PhD, WSU.

The Scarlet Letter
By Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Author Weinstein, Cindy
Editor Harding, Brian
2009-02 - Oxford University Press, USA
9780199537808 CHECK CATALOG

"Thou and thine, Hester Prynne, belong to me." With these chilling words a husband claims his wife after a two-year absence. But the child she clutches is not his, and Hester wears a scarlet "A" upon her breast, the sign of adultery visible to all. Under an assumed name, her husband begins his vindictive search for her lover, determined to expose what Hester is equally determined to protect. …More



This program has received funding from Utah Humanities. Utah Humanities enriches our cultural, intellectual, and civic life by providing opportunities for all Utahns to explore life's most engaging questions and the wonders of the human experience.

AGE GROUP: | General | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | History | Book Group |

TAGS: | Humanities |

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