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Enhance your reading, film and theater experience by discussing it with others. Learn the skills that you are seeking.

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Do you love to go to the movies and discuss them? See selected movies which are mostly art/indie films at the Clairidge Theater in Montclair. Then join classmates to talk about themes, plot, characters, acting, directing, cinematography, costumes, score, trailers and viewer’s expectations.


Instructor : Margot Cochran 

Tuition: $49.00

Schedule : Weekly(2) - Wed 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; 4 sessions; starting 3/28/2018, ending 5/9/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 4/4/2018, 4/18/2018, 5/2/2018)

Location : Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah Location : 
  Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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Join avid readers to discuss themes, plots and characters of selected books. Participate in the stimulating exchange of ideas, observations and reactions to the current selections.


Instructor : Theodora McKee 

Tuition: $85.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM; 8 sessions; starting 4/4/2018, ending 6/27/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 3/28/2018, 4/11/2018, 4/25/2018, 5/9/2018, 5/23/2018, 6/6/2018)

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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Many poets write personal poetry but the confessional poets are known for addressing previously taboo themes: mental breakdowns, treatment and hospitalization, abortion, women's bodies, drugs, homosexuality, sex, Aids and more! This class includes contemporary poets such as Anne Sexton, Sylvia Plath, Sharon Olds, John Berryman, Allen Ginsberg, Marilyn Hacker as well as a few from the past; Sappho, Emily Dickinson, once shocking, they are now part of poetic tradition.


Instructor : Carole Stone 

Tuition: $39.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM; 3 sessions; starting 4/12/2018, ending 4/26/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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