Join the St. John’s University

Student Great Books Discussion Group (GBDG)

for a discussion of LUST and GLUTTONY

as portrayed in

Nathan Englander’s “For the Relief of Unbearable Urges”


Raymond Carvers’ “Fat”

Sponsored by the University Libraries and the Honors Program

April 28, 2010

Honors Commons, St. Augustine Hall, at 4:30 PM

Using the Great Books Foundation anthology The Seven Deadly Sins Sampler, at each GBDG meeting we will focus on a short story relating to one of the seven deadly sins. (Multiple copies of the anthology are on reserve in the library and will be available for a seven-day loan).

For further information, contact: Prof. Caroline Fuchs,, 718.990.5050 or Prof. Arthur Sherman,,  718.990.6715