Past Events

Brad Stulberg

The Practice of Groundedness

Date: 
Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: 
Zoom

Event Fee: Free; $5 suggested Donation

Register: Click this link.

“The cost of a thing is the amount of what I will call life which is required to be exchanged for it, immediately or in the long run,” writes Thoreau in Walden.

The Snorrastofa Cultural and Medieval Centre, Reykholt, Iceland

Call for Papers Due

Date: 
Monday, November 1, 2021 (All day)
Location: 
otterberg@kagaku.se

Call for Papers: “Thoreau & the Nick of Time”

A Thoreau Symposium will be held at The Snorrastofa Cultural and Medieval Centre, Reykholt, Iceland, on May 25- 27 (Wed-Fri), 2022, with voluntary joint excursions to follow on May 28-29 (Sat-Sun). In case rescheduling is necessary due to COVID-19, designated backup dates, likely during the fall of 2022, will be announced.

Robin Wall Kimmerer

Henry David Thoreau Prize for Literary Excellence in Nature Writing

Date: 
Friday, October 29, 2021 - 8:00pm
Location: 
Concord Festival of Authors

Robin Wall Kimmerer will speak for 45 minutes and read from her book *Braiding Sweetgrass.*

Now Comes Good Sailing

Date: 
Sunday, October 24, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: 
Concord Museum

Book Launch: Now Comes Good Sailing

Date: 
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: 
Zoom

 

Barbara Mossberg

Memoir-Writing Workshop: Where I Lived and What I Lived For: The Art of Transformation of One’s Life

Date: 
Saturday, October 9, 2021 - 1:00pm to Sunday, October 10, 2021 - 4:00pm
Location: 
Zoom

JOIN US for this two-day (Oct. 9 and 10, 1-4 pm), memoir-writing workshop on Zoom led by Barbara Mossberg, Ph.D., former president of Goddard College, founder and past president of the International Emily Dickinson Society, and currently Professor of Practice in Literature at the Clark Honors Program at the University of Oregon.

SOLD OUT - Awaken Your Sense: Write Outside Your Door

Date: 
Sunday, October 3, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: 
Thoreau Farm, the birthplace of Henry David Thoreau

We’ll do a few creativity exercises to sharpen our senses and to decrease the stress in our daily lives. Then we’ll explore the natural areas and trails near Thoreau’s birth house. Along the way, we will use all of our senses to increase our awareness of the natural world around us.

Kurt Vonnegut

Henry David Thoreau: Where’s Walden

Date: 
Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: 
Online

Join us for a live panel discussion on Transcendentalism and its connection to literature, art, and music. The program is in cooperation with Kurt Vonnegut Museum & Library, the Thoreau Farm, the Thoreau Society, and the Walden Woods Project.

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