Compleat Scholar Course

This is a non-credit course offered in conjunction with the series through the Compleat Scholar Program. Meeting monthly in a book club format, participants in this course will read three contemporary memoirs written by participants in the series and probe the tensions and connections between history and memoir.

All classes meet 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Continuing Education and Convergence Center on the St. Paul campus.

Meeting Dates & Readings

  • January 29: June Cross, Secret Daughter: A Mixed-Race Daughter and the Mother Who Gave Her Away
  • February 26: Michael MacDonald, Easter Rising: An Irish American Coming Up from Under
  • March 26: Alice Kaplan, French Lessons


Registration for the Compleat Scholar course is available online at the College of Continuing Education website.