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Franz Kafka - Ithaca Reads The Trial - A Cornell/Community Collaboration

Introduction

Events

Cornell New Student Reading Project

Cornell Study Questions

Booklist

Essay Contest

Click on the image to read the City of Ithaca Proclamation.

 

 

Image credits
"Ithaca Reads The Trial" graphic by Carla DeMello, IRIS Design Team, Cornell University Library.

 

Events


July

Proclamation Reading

Mayor Carolyn Peterson will read a City of Ithaca Proclamation showing support for the Ithaca Reads: a Cornell/Community Collaboration program.
Date: Monday, July 12
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Avenue of the Friends

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August

Cornell Book Panel Discussion

Ithaca Reads is launched with the University-wide panel discussion at Cornell. Open to all new Cornell students with a panel of various faculty and staff.
Date: Sunday, August 22
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Barton Hall, Cornell University

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September

Community-Wide Read of The Trial Begins

Copies of The Trial are available at the Tompkins County Public Library, rural libraries, and community libraries in Danby, Caroline, and Lansing.

Kitchen Theatre production of The Trial by Franz Kafka

This new adaptation for the stage was inspired by the classic Kafka tale. World Premiere at the Kitchen Theatre.
Dates: September 2-25
Location: Kitchen Theatre, Ithaca
For more information please visit: www.kitchentheatre.com/mainstage.htm

How to Start a Book Discussion Group - Session 1

Learn how to start and run book discussion groups.
Date: Tuesday, September 14
Time: 11:00 a.m. - Noon
Location: Borg Warner East
Note: Session 1 and Session 2 are identical programs. Please register for Session 1 OR Session 2.
Please register online or call Sarah Glogowski at 272-4557 ext. 255

How to Start a Book Discussion Group - Session 2

Learn how to start and run book discussion groups.
Date: Thursday, September 16
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Borg Warner East
Note: Session 1 and Session 2 are identical programs. Please register for Session 1 OR Session 2.
Please register online or call Sarah Glogowski at 272-4557 ext. 255

Book Discussion Group of The Trial

Tompkins County Public Library's monthly book discussion group will discuss The Trial.
Date: Tuesday, September 21
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Borg Warner East
Please register online or call Sarah Glogowski at 272-4557 ext. 255
For more information please visit:
www.tcpl.org/bookdiscussiongroup.html

Book Discussion Group of The Trial

Tompkins County Public Library's monthly book discussion group will discuss The Trial.
Date: Thursday, September 23
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Borg Warner West
Please register online or call Sarah Glogowski at 272-4557 ext. 255
For more information please visit:
www.tcpl.org/bookdiscussiongroup.html

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October

The Great Debate - National Security or Individual Freedom

Debate on issues raised in The Trial
Date: Thursday, October 7
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
Location: Borg Warner Room

For more information please visit: www.tcpl.org/trial/debate.html

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