Welcome to The Thoreau Society

Thoreau_'s desk

From the Executive Director:

Help to sustain Thoreau's legacy:

Support the Thoreau Society

 Join the Society

Join Us! 

I have great faith in a seed. Let's grow!

Join Thoreauvians in all 50 US states and 22 other countries around the globe.

Featured events

Friday, 11/16: Presentation of the 2019 H. D. Thoreau Prize for Literary Excellence in Nature Writing! Best-selling author Diane Ackerman will be accepting for prize-winner Mary Oliver, read more...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Apply for the fourth annual Marjorie Harding Memorial Fellowship, generously funded by the Harding family.

Thoreau College

A conversation with Jacob Hundt about the present and future of Thoreau College.