The Governor's Program for Gifted Children

The Great Books

The Humanities and Science curriculum of the GPGC owes much to the Great Books, which is more of a group of ideas rather than a list of the books that these ideas are drawn from. Some refer to the Great Books as the Great Conversation, which is ongoing and eternal.

This part of the GPGC site is devoted to explaining the Great Books idea, as well as pointing interested persons to sites and books that explore it in greater detail.

Here are some sites that are helpful in exploring the Great Books:

From whom much is given, much is required
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