Vermont Humanities

Pilgrimage

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Reading and Discussion

Human beings have undertaken pilgrimages of all kinds for thousands of years. Discover a variety of journeys- and whether the seekers find what they are looking for- in these varied writings.

Books in this Series

  • Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha
  • Michael Wolfe, One Thousand Roads to Mecca: Ten Centuries of Travelers Writing About the Muslim Pilgrimage
  • Peter Mathiessen, The Snow Leopard
  • Gita Mehta, A River Sutra
  • Haruki Murakami, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage
  • G.W. Sebald, The Rings of Saturn

How to Book this Series

Please browse the list of available facilitators above. Then contact your chosen facilitator to discuss the timing and other details of the series. Finally, select the “Book this Series” button and fill out our online Reading & Discussion Request Form.

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Questions?

Please contact Toussaint St. Negritude at 802-262-1361 or tstnegritude@vermonthumanities.org.

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Available Facilitators

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Woman leading a book discussion group with a book open on her lap
Woman leading a book discussion group with a book open on her lap
Woman leading a book discussion group with a book open on her lap
Woman leading a book discussion group with a book open on her lap
Woman leading a book discussion group with a book open on her lap
Woman leading a book discussion group with a book open on her lap
Woman leading a book discussion group with a book open on her lap
Woman leading a book discussion group with a book open on her lap
Woman leading a book discussion group with a book open on her lap
Woman leading a book discussion group with a book open on her lap
Vermont Humanities*** March 16, 2018