Geeks who love the Classics

For those of us who like reading and discussing the classics.

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2023 Q1 and Q2 Group Reads Planning5 ongelezen / 5raton-liseur, zaterdag 4:32am
2022 What Classics are you reading?67 ongelezen / 67kac522, zaterdag 2:03am
The Death of Ivan Ilyich: Oct-Dec '22 Group Read9 ongelezen / 9raton-liseur, maandag 8:45am
2022 Q3 and Q4 Group Reads Planning20 ongelezen / 20Majel-Susan, oktober 2
July-September Group Read - Timon of Athens by William Shakespeare7 ongelezen / 7cpg, september 6
Faust Translations Into English2 ongelezen / 2Waldstein, juli 23
21st century classics?31 ongelezen / 31nx74defiant, juli 13
Q2 2022 Group Read – Le Grand Meaulnes by Alain-Fournier26 ongelezen / 26Cecrow, juli 6
2022 Q1 and Q2 Group Reads Planning37 ongelezen / 37raton-liseur, juni 15
Anyone interested in a group read?58 ongelezen / 58raton-liseur, juni 15
What is your favorite translation of a classic?4 ongelezen / 4jroger1, mei 16
Suggestions for old literature or poetry on medieval fantasy/romance?5 ongelezen / 5Ken.Jones, mei 4
Most beautiful poetic translations of the Greek Mythology classics?2 ongelezen / 2L.Bloom, april 30
Opinions on older translations of The Divine Comedy?4 ongelezen / 4VoicelessTorment, april 23
Henry Boyd's translation of Dante's Divine Comedy.8 ongelezen / 8mnleona, februari 28
The black experience5 ongelezen / 5Cecrow, februari 23
Things Fall Apart Chapters 18-25/END12 ongelezen / 12librorumamans, februari 7
Things Fall Apart Chapters 9-1728 ongelezen / 28raton-liseur, februari 1
Things Fall Apart Chapters 1-827 ongelezen / 27Majel-Susan, januari 25
Metamorphoses translation4 ongelezen / 4woollymasters, januari 20
Hello & questions3 ongelezen / 3EGBERTINA, januari 11
2021 - What classics are you reading?121 ongelezen / 121varielle, januari 5
Things Fall Apart Jan-March 2022 Housekeeping Items2 ongelezen / 2Tess_W, januari 1
Oct-Nov 2021 Group Read61 ongelezen / 61Majel-Susan, december 2021
Art for Dante5 ongelezen / 5L.Bloom, december 2021
James Joyce18 ongelezen / 18L.Bloom, december 2021
Classics you'll never read (so we can talk you into it)126 ongelezen / 126booksaplenty1949, november 2021
What are your top ten favourite novels?60 ongelezen / 60Cecrow, november 2021
September 2021 Group Read - O! Pioneers by Willa Cather34 ongelezen / 34raton-liseur, oktober 2021
Reading the World12 ongelezen / 12Tess_W, oktober 2021
Shakespeare anyone?2 ongelezen / 2lilithcat, september 2021
Top ten TBR classics?68 ongelezen / 68Tess_W, augustus 2021
Are Classics getting lost?8 ongelezen / 8Cecrow, augustus 2021
Just finished Ivanhoe9 ongelezen / 9-pilgrim-, juli 2021
[Great Books] by [David Denby]3 ongelezen / 3varielle, mei 2021
Seeking The Library by Apollodorus1 ongelezen / 1markandsandy, maart 2021
Maugham26 ongelezen / 26LesMiserables, maart 2021
2020 - What classics are you reading?115 ongelezen / 115Betelgeuse, december 2020
'Les miserables' by Victor Hugo5 ongelezen / 5cweller, oktober 2020
Which English version of [The Master and Margarita] is the best?8 ongelezen / 8vkhanin, juli 2020
Latin-English Dictionary for Intermediate Students1 ongelezen / 1Stephen257, juni 2020
Best translation of the Iliad?34 ongelezen / 34ElentarriLT, mei 2020
Harper Perennial Deluxe ed have endnotes?1 ongelezen / 1ane237, april 2020
English Translations of Classics18 ongelezen / 18leslie.98, januari 2020
Which is better - Penguin Classics or Modern Library Classics?18 ongelezen / 18ironjaw, januari 2020
The Classics We're Reading in 2019104 ongelezen / 104leslie.98, december 2019
2018 - The Classics We're Reading71 ongelezen / 71bjbookman, oktober 2018
2017 - What classic are you reading?63 ongelezen / 63leslie.98, januari 2018
Things I didn't know in English class1 ongelezen / 1Cecrow, september 2017
What today constitutes--or ought to constitute--the Western literary canon?29 ongelezen / 29proximity1, juni 2017
Dante's "The Divine Comedy" translations: Which is better?11 ongelezen / 11tungsten_peerts, juni 2017
2016 - What classic are you reading?140 ongelezen / 140leslie.98, januari 2017
piers ploughman3 ongelezen / 3madpoet, juli 2016
2015 - What classic are you reading now?225 ongelezen / 225kac522, december 2015
binding your own book1 ongelezen / 1cs80, oktober 2015
Why are Penguin classics so ugly?35 ongelezen / 35PawsforThought, augustus 2015
If Beale Street Could Talk by James Baldwin1 ongelezen / 1CorinneT, augustus 2015
Balzac translations3 ongelezen / 3burbridge, juni 2015
Where are the authors like Baldwin and Victor Hugo today?8 ongelezen / 8bjbookman, mei 2015
Which fine press publisher produces the best-quality fine press book and facsimile?6 ongelezen / 6BINDINGSTHATLAST, april 2015
Which edition of "Dictionary of the Khazars: A Lexicon Novel" should I buy? Male or female?2 ongelezen / 2elenchus, april 2015
Defining Classics30 ongelezen / 30rocketjk, april 2015
2014 - What classic are you reading now?202 ongelezen / 202leslie.98, januari 2015
Christmas/Hannukah Classics4 ongelezen / 4Cecrow, januari 2015
The Catcher in the Rye3 ongelezen / 3Cecrow, november 2014
If you are going to make up a famous writer-based pseudonym, what would it be?11 ongelezen / 11Gail.C.Bull, september 2014
One-hit wonder authors10 ongelezen / 10Sandydog1, augustus 2014
Readathing1 ongelezen / 1Tess_W, augustus 2014
The right age to read a classic8 ongelezen / 8literarybuff, augustus 2014
Banned Books Week--reading any banned classics?11 ongelezen / 11Sandydog1, juli 2014
Classics I am half-way through... and always will be.27 ongelezen / 27rolandperkins, juli 2014
The arid decades6 ongelezen / 6agorelik, juni 2014
Ulysses20 ongelezen / 20bibliopolitan, februari 2014
Happy Birthday, Robert Burns2 ongelezen / 2Sandydog1, januari 2014
2013 - What classic are you reading now?269 ongelezen / 269Sandydog1, januari 2014
Jorge Borges3 ongelezen / 3Cecrow, januari 2014
Six Degrees of Classics10 ongelezen / 10Sandydog1, december 2013
Ten classics people claim to read but haven't73 ongelezen / 73.Monkey., december 2013
A Literature Lover's Tour of Europe2 ongelezen / 2Cecrow, december 2013
Transcribe Mary Shelley's Frankenstein!1 ongelezen / 1madpoet, november 2013
Great Expectations7 ongelezen / 7DanMat, september 2013
Number of times you have read your favourite?22 ongelezen / 22HolmesGirl221b, juni 2013
The Scarlet Pimpernel7 ongelezen / 7leslie.98, juni 2013
Authors Out of Favour35 ongelezen / 35thorold, juni 2013
The Great Gatsby10 ongelezen / 10rfb, juni 2013
Bigotry in older novels42 ongelezen / 42rocketjk, april 2013
Daniel Deronda2 ongelezen / 2kac522, april 2013
Classics: Feminist or No?43 ongelezen / 43thorold, april 2013
Need help with classic themes12 ongelezen / 12rocketjk, februari 2013
Moby Dick10 ongelezen / 10barney67, januari 2013
Seasons for Classics17 ongelezen / 17HarryMacDonald, januari 2013
Which Work from this Classic Author is the Best Place to Start?8 ongelezen / 8Sandydog1, januari 2013
Which contemporary books will/should become classics?46 ongelezen / 46rocketjk, januari 2013
2012 - What classic are you reading now? Part- II129 ongelezen / 129jfetting, december 2012
Is Anyone Else Enjoying Any Horror/Thriller Classics this Hallowe'en?34 ongelezen / 34Fred_R, november 2012
Literature & Music11 ongelezen / 11thorold, oktober 2012
Recommended translations of Odyssey & Illiad?6 ongelezen / 6barney67, september 2012
2012 - What classic are you reading now?213 ongelezen / 213Porua, augustus 2012
Directors Cut1 ongelezen / 1HolmesGirl, juli 2012
What are you reading this summer?12 ongelezen / 12madpoet, juli 2012
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