Unlearning our Loneliness II: Narrative Desire

Unlearning Our Loneliness: Narrative Desires

1: Becoming Considerate (David Foster Wallace “Consider the Lobster”)
2: The Space for Love (Miranda July “The Sister”)
3: Obsession and Ambivalence (Mary Gaitskill “The Dentist”)
4: Paradoxes of Love and Identity (Milan Kundera “The Hitchhiking Game”)
5: The Perils of Self-Deception (Anton Chekov “The Lady with the Dog”)
6: The World of Love (Kevin Brockmeyer “These Hands”)
7: The Death of Love (Jamie Quatro “Decomposition: A primer for Promiscuous Housewives”)

 

Week I: Becoming Considerate (David Foster Wallace, “Consider the Lobster”)

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Week II: Creating the Space for Love (Miranda July, “The Sister”)

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Week III: Obsession and Ambivalence – Mary Gaitskill’s “The Dentist”

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Week IV: Paradoxes of Love and Identity – Milan Kundera, “The Hitchhiking Game”

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Week V: Perils of Self-Deception – Chekhov, “The Lady with the Dog”

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Week VI: The World of Love

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Week VII: The Death of Love

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