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From the Executive Director

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Thoreau medal

Apply for the 2019 

Marjorie Harding Memorial Fellowship

Thoreau Society

The 2019 Graduate Student Fellow will receive $1,000 for travel and Thoreau-related research in the greater Boston area, plus free attendance at the 2019 Thoreau Society Annual Gathering in Concord, Massachusetts.

Mapping Thoreau’s Bioregionalism

Yeojin Kim tells us how Thoreau creates a deep-map narrative that divests the Northeastern Coastal Forests of its political markers and returns it to a bioregion, or life-place.