Peter is an Honorary Founder of OSHER@Dartmouth's predecessor, ILEAD, established in 1991. As a Professor of English and Comparative Literature Emeritus at Dartmouth, he taught Ulysses there for over 30 years. He knows Joyce's secrets and will reveal them to students who don't mind suffering some puzzlement owing to Joyce's extraordinary genius. He has led life-long learning courses on Greek Literature, Milton, Mann, Poetry and Prose.
Course Title: James Joyce's Novel Ulysses (Winter Term 2019)
"This class was a delight. Peter shares his love and enthusiasm for the work and for life."
"Peter Bien is a gift. His knowledge and enthusiasm about the material was delightful."