The Literarians

  • Holy Rosary Church 375 Northeast Clackamas Street Portland, OR, 97232 United States

THE LITERARIANS: FALL - WINTER 2016
Reading & Discussing Great Christian Literature
Meetings are held in the Siena Hall classrooms at 7 PM.  Free of charge - newcomers always welcome!  Led by Fr. Vincent Kelber, O.P. & Katie Edson.  Contact the office to receive the full assignment schedule at katie@holyrosarypdx.org or (503) 235-3163.

Now Reading: A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller, Jr.

September 28:     Parts 1 & 2
A Canticle for Leibowitz is a post-apocalyptic science fiction novel by American writer Walter M. Miller, Jr., first published in 1960. Set in a Catholic monastery in the desert of the Southwestern United States after a devastating nuclear war, the story spans thousands of years as civilization rebuilds itself. The monks of the fictional Albertian Order of Leibowitz take up the mission of preserving the surviving remnants of man's scientific knowledge until the day the outside world is again ready for it. (Wikipedia)