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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Winter Session 2019 will run from December 26, 2018 to January 19, 2019, with three-week on-campus classes beginning on January 2, 2019. We will update the Winter Session site in September. If you would like to receive an e-mail notice when this happens, please join our e-mail list. In the meantime, you may want to browse through the site to get an idea of what we offer.

Literature-related courses

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Cornell's Adult University

Adult and youth programs--travel around the world or have an education vacation on the beautiful Cornell campus--led by some of our most distinguished faculty!

"Only Connect': Forester's Howards End and A Passage to India Ithaca
D. H. Lawrence and the Great War: The Rainbow and Women in LoveIthaca
England: Jane Austen Country and Beyond Europe
George Eliots MiddlemarchIthaca
Greece: Circumnavigating the PeloponneseEurope
James Joyce: Daedalus in Dublin
Returning to the Other Ithaca: Homers OdysseyIthaca
The Greatest Hits of Greek TragedyIthaca
The Search for Self in Literature and PsychologyIthaca
The Trial of SocratesIthaca
Treasures of the Ionian and Adriatic Seas: A Voyage from Athens to Venice

Summer College for High School Students

Offers talented high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors the opportunity to experience the excitement of college life, take university courses, work with renowned faculty, earn college credit, explore majors and careers, and make friends from around the world.

Genius and Madness in LiteratureIthaca
Shakespeare on Stage

Summer Session

Study with renowned faculty, earn credits, gain valuable skills, and complete requirements--on campus, online, or around the world.

AIS 3100 Haudenosaunee Ecology in the Story of Earth's CreationIthaca
ASIAN 2225 Literature, Politics, and Genocide in Cambodiaonline
CLASS 2604 Greek MythologyIthacaonline
COML 2035 Science FictionIthaca
ENGL 2035 Science FictionIthaca
ENGL 2270 ShakespeareIthaca
ENGL 3930 Literature and Human Rights
GERST 2250 Genius and Madness in German LiteratureIthaca
PMA 2670 Shakespeare
PMA 2682 Shakespeare on Stage
STS 2131 Science FictionIthaca

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Season: winter