Classics Revisited book discussion to start up again Sept. 16, continues through May

DEARBORN – The free book discussion group series Classics Revisited will return this fall at the Henry Ford Centennial Library, 16301 Michigan Ave.

All sessions are open to the public and no registration is required. Sessions take place from 7 to 8 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month from September through May in the Ford Room on the second floor.

The schedule is as follows:
Sept. 16: “Love in the Time of Cholera” by Garbriel Garcia Márquez
Oct. 21: “A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories” by Flannery O’Connor
Nov. 18: “The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin” by Benjamin Franklin
Dec. 16: “Sir Gawain and the Green Knight” – anonymous
Jan. 20: “Gnostic Gospels” by Elaine Pagel
Feb. 17: “Great Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe” – tie in to The Big Read Dearborn (
March 16: “Silent Spring” by Rachel Carson
April 20: “The Rubaiyat” by Omar Khayyam
May 18: “Ham on Rye” by Charles Bukowski

Multiple copies of each book are available for checkout through the Dearborn Public Libraries. If interested, reserve a copy today.

To learn more about a book or its author, go to the Literature Resource Center, a database available at

Email to receive discussion questions and meeting reminders.

For additional information about Classics Revisited, call library staff member Henry Fischer at 313-943-2341.