Matthew Rose

Matthew Rose

Director & Senior Fellow, Berkeley Institute


Time and Eternity in Milan Kundera


Our summer fiction reading group continues with Milan Kundera’s The Unbearable Lightness of Being. We will meet weekly to talk about Kundera’s understanding of erotic love, its relationship to human finitude, and his frequent reflections on theological themes. A free copy of the book will be provided to all participants. To receive a copy of the book and a reading schedule, please write to 

Dates: Tuesdays on 7/16, 7/23, 7/30, 8/6
Time: 6:30-8:00 PM

Reading schedule:

7/16: Parts One and Two
7/23: Parts Three and Four
7/30: Part Five
8/6:   Parts Six and Seven 

Location: Berkeley Institute 2134 Allston Way

This seminar is free and open to all Cal, GTU, and St. Mary’s students.