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Annual Gathering 2018

2018 Annual Gathering

Thoreau's Ecological & Cultural Vision for a Tolerable Future

July 12-15, 2018

Online Registration

 Walden Pond

Thoreau Miscellany

Reviews, essays, recent finds...

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Thoreau portrait

In the wake of the 2017 bicentennial of Thoreau's birth, the Thoreau Society panel at MLA 2019 will consider how biography and the biographical shape scholarship on Thoreau, the teaching of Thoreau, and Thoreau's reputation.

Thoreau Society Fellowship

The Thoreau Society announces the 3rd annual Marjorie Harding Memorial Fellowship. Recipient will receive $1,000 for travel and Thoreau-related research, plus free attendance (not required) at the 2018 Thoreau Society Annual Gathering in Concord.