Great Books Reading Group to Discuss “The Concept of Sin” St. Thomas Newsroom December 21, 2010 The St. Thomas Great Books reading group will discuss The Concept of Sin, by Josef Pieper, on Wednesday, Jan. 12. Participants will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. in Room 388, Owens Science Hall. Pieper is one of the 20th century’s most important interpreters of the thought of St. Thomas Aquinas.The Great Books reading group tentative schedule:Feb. 9 – Heart of Darkness, by Joseph ConradMarch 16 – Edith Stein: A Biography, by Waltruad HerbstrithApril 13 – Madame Bovary, by Gustave FlaubertMay 18 – to chosenJune 15 – to chosenEveryone is welcome; refreshments will be served. The books are available in the University of St. Thomas Bookstore. Look for the Great Books poster near the customer service desk.For more information or to make requests or comments, e-mail Dr. Thomas Tommet.