Register for the Phineas Redux Reading Group

phineasfinnThe Trollope Society (USA) will host a reading group of Anthony Trollope’s Phineas Redux, the sequel to Phineas Finn and part of Trollope’s Palliser novels. Phineas Finn has been lauded as simply the best “political” novel of the 19th Century, and Phineas Redux continues the tale of the Irish politician in London.  Led by N. John “Jack” Hall, the group will meet on the second Tuesdays of February and March, 2018, and attendees should read the first 40 chapters for the first meeting. The Oxford University Press World’s Classics edition of the book is preferred.

Advance registration (below) is required in order for your name to appear on the registration list at the entrance to the building. Please have ID ready to show the security guards when you enter.

There is no charge to participate.

Event Details

Date & Time: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 and Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 6:00 – 7:30 pm.

Location: CUNY Graduate Center, Fifth Avenue between 34th and 35th Streets, New York, NY

About N. John Hall

“Jack” is Distinguished Professor of English Emeritus, BCC and the Graduate Center, City University of New York. He has been twice the director of NEH Summer Seminars for College Teachers and twice a Guggenheim Fellow. His many publications and editions include The Trollope Critics (ed); Trollope and His Illustrators; the two-volume Letters of Anthony Trollope, and Trollope: A Biography. This last earned Hall a front-page review in the New York Times Book Review and occasioned the (London) Times calling him “arguably the world’s leading authority on Anthony Trollope.”

Phineas Redux Reading Group

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