Does this time of year leave you feeling the tug to go back to school yourself? The Key School in Annapolis has just the thing for adults wanting to go back to school.
Key School if offering a yearlong series of evening seminar discussions for adults. Modeled after seminar classes taught at Key, the Seminar Series for Adults will seek to engage adults from the surrounding community in spirited intellectual conversations about great novels, poems, films and more. Bob McCarthy and Brian Boyd, both humanities teachers in the Upper School, will lead the discussions.
The theme for this inaugural year is “Monsters and the Monstrous,” with featured works including Robert Louis Stevenson’s “The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” (Sept. 22), “The Fly” directed by David Cronenberg (Oct. 20), and Edgar Allen Poe’s “The Cask of Amontillado” (Dec. 8).
Participants will be able to register for individual seminars of their choice or sign up for the entire series of eight. Seminars will be offered monthly: Sept. 22, Oct. 20, Dec. 8, Jan. 12, Feb. 23, March 23, April 20, and May 11. Enrollment fee is $20 per seminar and $100 for the full series.
The Seminar Series for Adults will be held in the Science & Library Center at The Key School, 534 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis. For additional information or to register, visit The Key School website.
Contact Upper School Humanities Department Head Bob McCarthy at bmccarthy@keyschool with any questions.