The Wolf in the Woods: How Fairy Tales and Legends Live On in Modern Novels and Films

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at FAU, Boca Raton 777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, United States

We all grew up with fairy tales and legends, but as adults, we may dismiss them as fit only for children. Our most talented novelists and filmmakers, though, keep using these very old stories as the basis for their own books and movies: in modern dress and in modern times, Cinderella keeps winning out over […]

$30 – $90

Book Club: Best American Short Stories from the Turn of the 21st Century

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at FAU, Boca Raton 777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, United States

Travel back in time as we read and discuss a celebration of some of the best short stories between the 1990s and 2010. We will examine the lives of some of America's most recognized authors and the influences of the time on their writings. Before each session, participants will read two to three selections from […]

$30 – $130

Cinema With An Accent on the Feminine

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at FAU, Boca Raton 777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, United States

This film series will explore the experience of women through the lens of other cultures, through stories that reveal their ability to overcome the challenges life throws at them at any age. All films will be shown in their entirety. Titles are subject to change. This is a 4-week series. Mondays, April 29; May 6, 13, 20 […]

$30 – $80