Who: Julie Bondanza
When: 5 Alternate Mondays
Fees: $125.00, members in advance; $150.00, general, $100.00, full-time student members and senior members
In this class we will look at modern tragic drama starting with the 17th-century play write and poet, Racine. We will read his Phedre, based on the Greek tale of Hippolytus by Euripides. This will be followed with two 19th-century Scandinavian authors: August Strindberg's Miss Julie and The Wild Duck by Henrik Ibsen. This will be followed by two 20th-century writers. We will read The Heiress, which is an adaptation of the novel Washington Square by Henry James. We end with Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot and, if we have time, his Happy Days. Please prepare for the first meeting by reading Phedre.
Julie Bondanza, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist and a diplomate
Jungian analyst who trained at The C.G. Jung Institute of New York,
where she was Director of Training, a job she also held with the Philadelphia Association of Jungian Analysts. She has taught extensively in New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburg, and Washington, as well as for various Jung
Societies across the country. Presently she serves the board of the C.G. Jung Foundation of New York and continues to serve as its program chair, a post she has held for many years. Dr. Bondanza practices in Takoma Park and lives in Washington, D.C.
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