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Annual Gathering 2016

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Alireza "Ali" Taghdarreh

This past July, Iranian scholar  Alireza "Ali" Taghdarreh left his country for the first time to visit America. Taghdarreh has produced the first-ever Persian translation of Walden. We were honored to have him come to Concord to speak at our 2015 Annual Gathering "Thoreau's Sense of Place."

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I at once got out my book... 

The Thoreau Society is pleased to announce the first annual Marjorie Harding Memorial Fellowship!

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From the Blog
The cover of "The Days of Henry Thoreau" by Walter Harding

Noted scholar and author Ronald A. Bosco explains the significance of Walter Harding's biography of Henry David Thoreau, and argues for its lasting importance.

Call for Papers for Panel Discussion sponsored by the Thoreau Society at the American...