I Just Love Maine

Instructor:  Barbara LeGendre

  • Thursday Morning
  • 9:30 – 11:30 AM
  • Required Text
  • Class limit 20
  • Class closed

Get to know Maine through its most exciting writers: their personal essays; recollections; and short fiction. Explore E. B. White, Anne Beattie, Henry Beston, Monica Wood, Wesley McNair, Richard Russo, and more. Purchase the text, A Place Called Maine, ISBN 978-0-89272-760-5 (Amazon has used copies). I’ll also have handouts each week. At the first class we’ll discuss the essays by Richard Ford, Baron Wormser, Alice Bloom.

Class limit: 20.

Required Text: A Place Called Maine. ed. Wesley McNair, ISBN 978-0-89272-760-5. Available on Amazon Kindle for $13.50 and on Amazon Used Books from $2.99.

Barbara LeGendre loves teaching seniors! She received a PhD in Literature from Case Western Reserve University in 1985, and taught writing at Cornell University for 22 years. Barbara is originally from Maine and returned in 2011. The interdependence of literature and history has always fascinated her.