Happy Birthday, Thoreau! A Marathon Reading of Walden by Henry David Thoreau & Celebration of "Henry David Thoreau: A Life" by Laura Dassow Walls

Date: 
September 29, 2017 - 7:00pm
Location: 
192 Books 192 TENTH AVENUE AT 21ST STREET, NEW YORK, NEW YORK

 

On Friday September 29, 192 Books will present a marathon reading of the entirety of the American classic Walden to honor the bicentennial of the birth of it’s author Henry David Thoreau.

 

Commencing the evening will be a talk by Laura Dassow Walls, author of the recent acclaimed biography

"Henry David Thoreau, A Life" (University of Chicago Press, 2017).

 

The public is gratefully invited to participate as readers and auditors in this event.

Please join us!

If you would like to participate in the marathon as a reader: click here to
see increments that are currently available.

Email us at info@192books.com,
or call us at 212.255.4022, to reserve a slot.