Fifty years after the decriminalization of homosexuality in the United Kington, Wilde is being celebrated for his extraordinary mind and artistic skills. This class will cover his life, his aesthetic beliefs and notable works including Ballad of Reading Gaol, The Picture of Dorian Gray, his plays and three fairy tales.
GROUP LEADER: Karen Sasha Tipper, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus at Nichols College. She has published five books on the Wilde family and is an experienced WISE group leader.
BOOK (required): Oscar Wilde, Complete Collection. ISBN: 9781500337384 (Middletown, DE)
Worcester Institute for Senior Education (WISE)Assumption University, 500 Salisbury Street, Worcester MA 01609