Spring 2023 LOA in the Classroom: students learn Thoreau’s ideas on our responsibility to the natural world
Henry David Thoreau, “The Landlord”
Book Madness author Denise Gigante on the obsessive 19th-century bibliomaniacs who “lived in and through books”
The Transcendentalists and Their World: Robert A. Gross on why Concord matters
On Extended Wings: American Birds and American Writing
For pleasure or as a spiritual discipline, bird-watching is “a lesson in respect and humility”
Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring, the “iconic piece of literature” that changed the way we think of the world
Laura Dassow Walls: “We have misread Thoreau, tragically”
Henry David Thoreau, “A Walk to Wachusett”
Museum exhibition presents Thoreau’s journal as a monument to the examined life
Photos: A short tour of Walden Pond before Henry David Thoreau’s bicentennial
Sarah Manguso: Thoreau, Annie Dillard, William Maxwell, and “lessons of constraint” on 300 Arguments
William Cronon: The life, power, and magical prose of Loren Eiseley’s science and nature writing
Editor Bill McKibben on American Earth: Environmental Writing Since Thoreau
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