TITLE

Cheerfulness Breaks In Again

AUTHOR(S)
Kirk, Russell
PUB. DATE
May 1978
SOURCE
National Review;5/26/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 21, p657
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the new programs offered by the University of New York's Summer Latin Institute and University of San Francisco's Saint Ignatius Institute. The Summer Latin Institute offers language courses particularly in Latin language and literature. The Saint Ignatius Institute, on the other hand, offers courses on integrated humanities.
ACCESSION #
6047539

 

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