Thoreau in a Time of Loss

Sunday, June 7, 2020 - 2:00pm

Thoreau in a Time of Loss, a conversation with Kristen Case, Audrey Raden, facilitated by interviewer Rochelle Johnson

Audrey Raden Kristen Case Rochelle Johnson
Audrey Raden’s book, When I Came to Die: Process and Prophecy in Thoreau’s Vision of Dying, was published in 2017. She lives in New York City with her husband John Eiche and their cats Asher and Zoot, and is currently at work on a novel.

Kristen Case is co-editor of Thoreau at 200 (Cambridge UP, 2016), and a former editor of The Concord Saunterer. She directs Thoreau's Kalendar, a digital archive of Thoreau's phenological manuscripts, and is the author of the introduction of the Penguin Classics bicentennial edition of Walden and Civil Disobedience, as well as several scholarly essays on Thoreau.  She is also a poet. Kristen is Associate Professor of English at the University of Maine at Farmington. 

Rochelle Johnson serves on the Board of Directors of The Thoreau Society and teaches literature and the environmental humanities at The College of Idaho. Her writing focuses on 19th-century environmental thought, with particular attention to Thoreau and his contemporaries, including the writer and philanthropist Susan Fenimore Cooper.