Welcome to The Thoreau Society

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From the Executive Director:

Help to sustain Thoreau's legacy:

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'I have great faith in a seed.' 

Grow with Thoreauvians in all 50 US states and 22 other countries.

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Apply for the 2019 

Marjorie Harding Memorial Fellowship

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The 2019 Modern Language Association Convention will be held in Chicago from January 3-6. Registration is now open for both MLA members and nonmembers.

Concord, Mass. surveyed by Henry D. Thoreau

Engineering Thoreau: Nature, Technology, and the Connected Life. We are now accepting proposals for papers, presentations, and workshops at the 2019 Annual Gathering...