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R420 Winter 2019 Booker Prize Movies

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R420 Winter 2019 Booker Prize Movies
Thursdays, 11:30–1:30, Jan. 24–Feb. 14
Note time
Class limit: 25
Instructor: Luci Martel

This class will view a series of movies made from Booker Literary Prizewinners.
  •  Jan. 24: Last Orders: When a member of a group of lifelong friends dies, he requests they make a journey with his remains, traveling from pub to pub in the English countryside and on the way revisiting memories of life after WWII.
  •  Jan. 31: Disgrace: After an imprudent affair with a student, a Cape Town professor flees to his daughter’s remote farm to escape the scandal, only to find tragedy.
  •  Feb. 7: The Remains of the Day: A dutiful butler dedicates himself wholly to tending an English lord who has Nazi sympathies.
  •  Feb. 14: Oscar and Lucinda: A romantic drama centering on a feminist Australian heiress and a British missionary, each with a penchant for gambling.
Luci Martel is a longtime OLLI member. She is an avid reader and movie buff.

Class Details

4 Sessions
Weekly - Thu

United Christian Parish

Luci Martel 

Class Fee: 


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
1/24/2019 - 2/14/2019 Weekly - Thu 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Reston, United Christian Parish  Map Luci Martel 

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