The Priory Scholars of NYC

priory school

Priory Scholars of NYC
Fall 2017 Meeting

Saturday, October 21

We are delighted to invite you to our 2017 fall session, when the cooler air and longer nights often make us want to hole up in our own secret passages. Our next assembly will be held on Saturday, October 21, 2017, from 12:00-4:00 PM. Class will be held, as usual, at THE CHURCHILL TAVERN, 45 East 28th Street, New York, NY 10016.  Our story for this meeting is “The Norwood Builder.” >> more information and RSVP

Priory Scholars in the Wall Street Journal, July 2016In case you missed our Summer School class, here is one reporter’s view: “On the Trail of Sherlock Holmes Buffs: Ralph Gardner Jr. goes to a meeting of The Priory Scholars of NYC and gets an earful,” Wall Street Journal,(online, July 27, 2016 and print edition, July 28, 2016)

 

 

Photos of the Priory Scholars of NYC Summer Meeting – Saturday, July 16, 2016

Created in 1954, The Priory Scholars of NYC (PSNYC) was founded by Chris Steinbrunner and friends and is a Sherlock Holmes scion society. Rising from the slumber of a recent hiatus (2007-2011), PSNYC has been re-booted so as to take full advantage of 21st century technology while at the same time exploring its rich and storied past. Our primary focus is the discussion of the canon, while using supplemental material (both classic papers as well as works-in-progress) to fine-tune/challenge/enhance one’s experience of the 60 primary texts. On the social side we want to heartily welcome back any original PSNYC-ers, as well as invite any recently minted Sherlockians and Sherlock Holmes enthusiasts to what we hope will be a rip-roaring raucously cerebral celebration of Holmes and Watson…with some occasional homework – but the fun kind. Please check back here for updates, upcoming events and information. And please feel free to contact us for any reason either via Facebook at www.facebook.com/PrioryNYC or e-mail at PrioryNYC@gmail.com.

PrioryLogos-forNick

Faculty
Headmaster and Debate Master – Nick Martorelli
Economics Master – Christopher Zordan
Web Master – Rachel Klingberg
Quiz Master – Raj Pandravada
Archivist – Tamar Zeffren
Headmistress Emerita – Judith Freeman
German Master – Position available
Advertisements

3 comments

  1. Warren Randall · · Reply

    Well done. An excellent place to visit and learn. Thank you

  2. How do I join this society?

    1. Hello, you are welcome to come to our next meeting on October 22, 2016. We will post updated information about how to register at the top of this page.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s