The Hobbit Literature Course
Grades 7-12 and up

In this class, students will experience J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit during eight weeks of reading, discussion, and adventure. Explore Middle-earth with Bilbo Baggins on his unexpected journey with Gandalf and the Dwarves!

The class discussions will be led by moderators from the Great Books Program. Students will engage in the very same Socratic method of discussion, while enjoying one of the best of the Good Books. Whether you’re just getting started and are curious about the nature of the Great Books Program, or are already a seasoned Great Books student, this is a perfect class for you. Enroll today!

Summer 2023!

Classes begin on May 19th. There are 8 classes in total.  Each Class is one hour in length.

Class Time: Fridays, Noon EST/9AM PST
Course Duration: May 19 – July 7

The Hobbit Literature Course

  • 8 Classes
  • Live Summer Course