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Read the January/February 2019 Issue of Ventana Magazine - Respectfully Disagree

Read the January 4, 2019 article in the  Ventura County Star - Ojai group tackles weighty topics...

Read the November 20, 2017 article in the  Ventura County Star - Ojai group tackles the future of tourism

Ojai Chautauqua Panels

View the May 28, 2020 Ojai Chautauqua Online Panel  - What is the Future of Education After COVID-19?

View the July 25, 2019 Ojai Chautauqua Panel Series

on Education - What is Education For? 

View Adventurous Listening: A Prelude to the
Ojai Music Festival
- May 18, 2019

View the September 30, 2018 Ojai Chautauqua Panel
The Future of Water in the Ojai Valley - Part III

View the February 16, 2020 Ojai Chautauqua Panel Series on Education - Addressing Ojai's Declining Public School Enrollment

View the July 28, 2019 Ojai Chautauqua Panel

Is Legal Cannabis Good for Ojai?

View the March 30, 2019 Ojai Chautauqua Panel

Preparing for the Next Wildland Fire 

The Stewardship in the Ojai Valley Panel -

Live Streamed on Thursday, August 2nd. 

Great Books Seminars

Democracy in America, Volume 2 (selections)
by Alexis de Tocqueville - March 28, 2020

The Arabian Nights (selections) - Online Seminar

April 25, 2020. Part of the Story within the Story Series

Listen to Part One - Seminar One - of The Theory of the Leisure Class by Thorstein Veblen - June 1, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar One - of The Theory of the Leisure Class by Thorstein Veblen - June 1, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar One - of The Theory of the Leisure Class by Thorstein Veblen - June 1, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar Two - of The Theory of the Leisure Class by Thorstein Veblen - June 1, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar Two - of The Theory of the Leisure Class by Thorstein Veblen - June 1, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar Two - of The Theory of the Leisure Class by Thorstein Veblen - June 1, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar One - of Responsibility and Judgement by Hannah Arendt - May 19, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar One - of Responsibility and Judgement by Hannah Arendt - May 19, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar One - of Responsibility and Judgement by Hannah Arendt - May 19, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar Two - of Responsibility and Judgement by Hannah Arendt - May 19, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar Two - of Responsibility and Judgement by Hannah Arendt - May 19, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar Two - of Responsibility and Judgement by Hannah Arendt - May 19, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar One - of Adventures in Listening: New Music Since 1899 - May 18, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar One - of Adventures in Listening: New Music Since 1899 - May 18, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar One - of Adventures in Listening: New Music Since 1899 - May 18, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar Two - of Adventures in Listening: New Music Since 1899 - May 18, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar Two - of Adventures in Listening: New Music Since 1899 - May 18, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar Two - of Adventures in Listening: New Music Since 1899 - May 18, 2019

Adventures in Listening Morning Seminar Materials.pdf

Adventures in Listening 
Optional Morning Seminar Materials.pdf

Adventures in Listening Afternoon Seminar Materials.pdf

Adventures in Listening 
Optional Afternoon 
Seminar Materials.pdf

Listen to Part One - Seminar One - of Beyond Good and Evil by Nietzsche - April 20, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar One - of Beyond Good and Evil by Nietzsche - April 20, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar One - of Beyond Good and Evil by Nietzsche - April 20, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar Two - of Beyond Good and Evil by Nietzsche - April 20, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar Two - of Beyond Good and Evil by Nietzsche - April 20, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar Two - of Beyond Good and Evil by Nietzsche - April 20, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar One - of One Hundred Years of Solitude - April 6, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar One - of One Hundred Years of Solitude - April 6, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar One - of One Hundred Years of Solitude - April 6, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar Two - of One Hundred Years of Solitude - April 6, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar Two - of One Hundred Years of Solitude - April 6, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar Two - of One Hundred Years of Solitude - April 6, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar One - of The Overcoat by Nikolai Gogol - March 23, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar One - of The Overcoat by Nikolai Gogol - March 23, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar One - of The Overcoat by Nikolai Gogol - March 23, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar Two - of Master and Man by Leo Tolstoy - March 23, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar Two - of Master and Man by Leo Tolstoy - March 23, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar Two - of Master and Man by Leo Tolstoy - March 23, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar Three - of The Death of Ivan Ilych - March 23, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar Three - of The Death of Ivan Ilych - March 23, 2019

Listen to Part Three - Seminar Three - of The Death of Ivan Ilych - March 23, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar Four - of The Dream of a Ridiculous Man by Fyodor Dostoyevsky  - March 23, 2019

Listen to the lecture The Spirit of Russia by James Carey

Listen to the question and answer period following the lecture.

Listen to the concluding musical performance by Nevenka.

Listen to Part One - of The Dead by James
Joyce  - Film and text pairing - March 2, 2019

Listen to Part Two - of The Dead by James
Joyce  - Film and text pairing - March 2, 2019

Listen to Part Three - of The Dead by James
Joyce  - Film and text pairing - March 2, 2019

Download the story The Dead
by James Joyce.

View the last ten minutes of The Dead.
1987 directed by John Huston.

Listen to Part One - Seminar One - of The Book of Ecclesiastes  - February 23, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar One - of The Book of Ecclesiastes  - February 23, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar Two - of The Book of Ecclesiastes  - February 23, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar Two - of The Book of Ecclesiastes  - February 23, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar One - of Structural Anthropology - by Levi-Strauss  - January 26, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar One - of Structural Anthropology - by Levi-Strauss  - January 26, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar Two - of Structural Anthropology - by Levi-Strauss  - January 26, 2019

Listen to Part Two - Seminar Two - of Structural Anthropology - by Levi-Strauss  - January 26, 2019

Listen to Part One - Seminar One - of The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath  - December 8, 2018

Listen to Part Two - Seminar One - of The Bell Jar

by Sylvia Plath  - December 8, 2018

Listen to Part One - Seminar Two - of Revelation

by Flannery O'Connor  - December 8, 2018

Listen to Part Two - Seminar Two - of Revelation

by Flannery O'Connor  - December 8, 2018

Listen to Part One - Seminar One - of The Book of Genesis 1-25  - December 1, 2018

Listen to Part Two - Seminar One - of The Book of Genesis 1-25  - December 1, 2018

Listen to Part One - Seminar Two - of The Book of Genesis 1-25  - December 1, 2018

Listen to Part Two - Seminar Two - of The Book of Genesis 1-25  - December 1, 2018

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