The 2021 Levy Event, the fifth annual at Portland State University, invites you to read The Last Unicorn, Peter S. Beagle’s fantasy classic, and attend a worldwide discussion of the book guided by our scholar panelists, held on Zoom, Sunday, May 9, 2021 at 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm PT.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE:
- Read the book. Go ahead and start reading! The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle is widely available! Purchase through your favorite bookseller!
- Join the conversation on our Facebook group. As you get to know the Unicorn, Shmendrick the Magician, and Beagle’s other unforgettable characters, share your thoughts on our Facebook page. We’ll be posting our own responses there in advance of the live discussion on May 9.
- Register. This event is free with prior registration and will be held on Zoom. Please go to our registration page.
- Log in on May 9 and participate in the community wide discussion guided by scholars of fantasy literature.
Presented by the Harold Schnitzer Family Program in Judaic Studies at Portland State University with the support of the Lawrence Levy and Pamela Lindholm-Levy Judaic Studies Programming Fund, and a grant from the Jerry & Helen Stern Grandchildren’s Fund at the Oregon Jewish Community Foundation. Cosponsored by the PSU College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the PSU English Department.