Quest Courses – Spring 2023 / Contemporary Issues / AGING
Coordinators: Art Spar, Bryn Meehan, Larry Shapiro
The class will study the phenomenon of aging, from lectures on biology to discussion topics related to aging.
We will use literary stories, the arts and sciences and innovative thinking to explore the many aspects of aging. The common thread will be its relevance to our life experience. The format will encourage learning through presentation and discussion.
A WEEK / THURSDAY/ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Aging, Spring 2023
Arlynn Greenbaum. Gordon Gilbert
How other cultures deal with death and dying
Can we add many decades to our lifespan?
Shakespeare Looks at Aging: King Lear
Insurance and Aging
Great American Poets Imagine Death
- UPHEAVAL IN AMERICAN VALUES
- QUESTER’S CHOICE
- BLACK WOMEN’S VOICES
- COMEDY CENTRAL
- DISTINGUISHED GUEST LECTURE SERIES
- FOREIGN AFFAIRS