Geeks who love the Classics

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

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2024 What classic are you reading?6 ulæste / 6MissWatson, I går 5:51am
2023 What classics are you reading?154 ulæste / 154nx74defiant, januar 3
Jo in Little Women2 ulæste / 2EGBERTINA, september 2023
January-March Group Read - Faust by Goethe5 ulæste / 5L.Bloom, marts 2023
2023 Q1 and Q2 Group Reads Planning27 ulæste / 27raton-liseur, marts 2023
2022 What Classics are you reading?79 ulæste / 79raton-liseur, januar 2023
Balzac translations4 ulæste / 4LeoRapier, januar 2023
2022 Q3 and Q4 Group Reads Planning25 ulæste / 25raton-liseur, januar 2023
The Death of Ivan Ilyich: Oct-Dec '22 Group Read13 ulæste / 13raton-liseur, januar 2023
July-September Group Read - Timon of Athens by William Shakespeare7 ulæste / 7cpg, september 2022
Faust Translations Into English2 ulæste / 2Waldstein, juli 2022
21st century classics?31 ulæste / 31nx74defiant, juli 2022
Q2 2022 Group Read – Le Grand Meaulnes by Alain-Fournier26 ulæste / 26Cecrow, juli 2022
2022 Q1 and Q2 Group Reads Planning37 ulæste / 37raton-liseur, juni 2022
Anyone interested in a group read?58 ulæste / 58raton-liseur, juni 2022
What is your favorite translation of a classic?4 ulæste / 4jroger1, maj 2022
Suggestions for old literature or poetry on medieval fantasy/romance?5 ulæste / 5Ken.Jones, maj 2022
Most beautiful poetic translations of the Greek Mythology classics?2 ulæste / 2L.Bloom, april 2022
Opinions on older translations of The Divine Comedy?4 ulæste / 4VoicelessTorment, april 2022
Henry Boyd's translation of Dante's Divine Comedy.8 ulæste / 8mnleona, februar 2022
The black experience5 ulæste / 5Cecrow, februar 2022
Things Fall Apart Chapters 18-25/END12 ulæste / 12librorumamans, februar 2022
Things Fall Apart Chapters 9-1728 ulæste / 28raton-liseur, februar 2022
Things Fall Apart Chapters 1-827 ulæste / 27Majel-Susan, januar 2022
Metamorphoses translation4 ulæste / 4woollymasters, januar 2022
Hello & questions3 ulæste / 3EGBERTINA, januar 2022
2021 - What classics are you reading?121 ulæste / 121varielle, januar 2022
Things Fall Apart Jan-March 2022 Housekeeping Items2 ulæste / 2Tess_W, januar 2022
Oct-Nov 2021 Group Read61 ulæste / 61Majel-Susan, december 2021
Art for Dante5 ulæste / 5L.Bloom, december 2021
James Joyce18 ulæste / 18L.Bloom, december 2021
Classics you'll never read (so we can talk you into it)126 ulæste / 126booksaplenty1949, november 2021
What are your top ten favourite novels?60 ulæste / 60Cecrow, november 2021
September 2021 Group Read - O! Pioneers by Willa Cather34 ulæste / 34raton-liseur, oktober 2021
Reading the World12 ulæste / 12Tess_W, oktober 2021
Shakespeare anyone?2 ulæste / 2lilithcat, september 2021
Top ten TBR classics?68 ulæste / 68Tess_W, august 2021
Are Classics getting lost?8 ulæste / 8Cecrow, august 2021
Just finished Ivanhoe9 ulæste / 9-pilgrim-, juli 2021
[Great Books] by [David Denby]3 ulæste / 3varielle, maj 2021
Seeking The Library by Apollodorus1 ulæst / 1markandsandy, marts 2021
Maugham26 ulæste / 26LesMiserables, marts 2021
2020 - What classics are you reading?115 ulæste / 115Betelgeuse, december 2020
'Les miserables' by Victor Hugo5 ulæste / 5cweller, oktober 2020
Which English version of [The Master and Margarita] is the best?8 ulæste / 8vkhanin, juli 2020
Latin-English Dictionary for Intermediate Students1 ulæst / 1Stephen257, juni 2020
Best translation of the Iliad?34 ulæste / 34ElentarriLT, maj 2020
Harper Perennial Deluxe ed have endnotes?1 ulæst / 1ane237, april 2020
English Translations of Classics18 ulæste / 18leslie.98, januar 2020
Which is better - Penguin Classics or Modern Library Classics?18 ulæste / 18ironjaw, januar 2020
The Classics We're Reading in 2019104 ulæste / 104leslie.98, december 2019
2018 - The Classics We're Reading71 ulæste / 71bjbookman, oktober 2018
2017 - What classic are you reading?63 ulæste / 63leslie.98, januar 2018
Things I didn't know in English class1 ulæst / 1Cecrow, september 2017
What today constitutes--or ought to constitute--the Western literary canon?29 ulæste / 29proximity1, juni 2017
Dante's "The Divine Comedy" translations: Which is better?11 ulæste / 11tungsten_peerts, juni 2017
2016 - What classic are you reading?140 ulæste / 140leslie.98, januar 2017
piers ploughman3 ulæste / 3madpoet, juli 2016
2015 - What classic are you reading now?225 ulæste / 225kac522, december 2015
binding your own book1 ulæst / 1cs80, oktober 2015
Why are Penguin classics so ugly?35 ulæste / 35PawsforThought, august 2015
If Beale Street Could Talk by James Baldwin1 ulæst / 1CorinneT, august 2015
Where are the authors like Baldwin and Victor Hugo today?8 ulæste / 8bjbookman, maj 2015
Which fine press publisher produces the best-quality fine press book and facsimile?6 ulæste / 6BINDINGSTHATLAST, april 2015
Which edition of "Dictionary of the Khazars: A Lexicon Novel" should I buy? Male or female?2 ulæste / 2elenchus, april 2015
Defining Classics30 ulæste / 30rocketjk, april 2015
2014 - What classic are you reading now?202 ulæste / 202leslie.98, januar 2015
Christmas/Hannukah Classics4 ulæste / 4Cecrow, januar 2015
The Catcher in the Rye3 ulæste / 3Cecrow, november 2014
If you are going to make up a famous writer-based pseudonym, what would it be?11 ulæste / 11Gail.C.Bull, september 2014
One-hit wonder authors10 ulæste / 10Sandydog1, august 2014
Readathing1 ulæst / 1Tess_W, august 2014
The right age to read a classic8 ulæste / 8literarybuff, august 2014
Banned Books Week--reading any banned classics?11 ulæste / 11Sandydog1, juli 2014
Classics I am half-way through... and always will be.27 ulæste / 27rolandperkins, juli 2014
The arid decades6 ulæste / 6agorelik, juni 2014
Ulysses20 ulæste / 20bibliopolitan, februar 2014
Happy Birthday, Robert Burns2 ulæste / 2Sandydog1, januar 2014
2013 - What classic are you reading now?269 ulæste / 269Sandydog1, januar 2014
Jorge Borges3 ulæste / 3Cecrow, januar 2014
Six Degrees of Classics10 ulæste / 10Sandydog1, december 2013
Ten classics people claim to read but haven't73 ulæste / 73.Monkey., december 2013
A Literature Lover's Tour of Europe2 ulæste / 2Cecrow, december 2013
Transcribe Mary Shelley's Frankenstein!1 ulæst / 1madpoet, november 2013
Great Expectations7 ulæste / 7DanMat, september 2013
Number of times you have read your favourite?22 ulæste / 22HolmesGirl221b, juni 2013
The Scarlet Pimpernel7 ulæste / 7leslie.98, juni 2013
Authors Out of Favour35 ulæste / 35thorold, juni 2013
The Great Gatsby10 ulæste / 10rfb, juni 2013
Bigotry in older novels42 ulæste / 42rocketjk, april 2013
Daniel Deronda2 ulæste / 2kac522, april 2013
Classics: Feminist or No?43 ulæste / 43thorold, april 2013
Need help with classic themes12 ulæste / 12rocketjk, februar 2013
Moby Dick10 ulæste / 10barney67, januar 2013
Seasons for Classics17 ulæste / 17HarryMacDonald, januar 2013
Which Work from this Classic Author is the Best Place to Start?8 ulæste / 8Sandydog1, januar 2013
Which contemporary books will/should become classics?46 ulæste / 46rocketjk, januar 2013
2012 - What classic are you reading now? Part- II129 ulæste / 129jfetting, december 2012
Is Anyone Else Enjoying Any Horror/Thriller Classics this Hallowe'en?34 ulæste / 34Fred_R, november 2012
Literature & Music11 ulæste / 11thorold, oktober 2012
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