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Children's Literature and Theology

Children's Literature and Theology Reading Group

Meets over the course of the academic year 2013-2014 to read and discuss Ursula K. LeGuin’s classic Earthsea novels:

  • A Wizard of Earthsea (1968)
  • The Tombs of Atuan (1971)
  • The Farthest Shore (1972) and
  • Tehanu (1990)

available from Penguin in an omnibus paperback as The Earthsea Quartet. The group is interdisciplinary and open to undergraduates as well as graduates. All most welcome!

Lent 2014 Meetings

8pm - 9.30 pm

Tuesday 28 Jan The Tombs of Atuan,  Prologue - chap. 3

Tuesday 11 Feb The Tombs of Atuan, chaps. 4-6

Tuesday 25 Feb The Tombs of Atuan, chaps. 7-9

Tuesday 11 March The Tombs of Atuan, chaps. 10-12

Please contact the organisers, Dr Daniel Weiss or Simone Kotva, for location information and with any other queries.

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