Great Books Reading Group to discuss The Portrait of a Lady St. Thomas Newsroom July 20, 2009 Great Books Reading Group to discuss The Portrait of a LadySt. Thomas’ Great Books Reading Group will discuss The Portrait of a Lady, by Henry James, on Wednesday, Aug. 5.The group will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. in Room 388, Owens Science Hall. A parking permit is not required during the summer.The Great Books Reading Group tentative schedule:Sept. 16: Another Sort of Learning, by James SchallOct. 14: Fatherless, by Brian GailNov. 11: When Jesus Became God: The Struggle to Define Christianity During the Last Days of Rome, by Richard RubensteinDec. 9: Ishmael, by Daniel QuinnEveryone is welcome; refreshments are 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.