Events Listing

WHY THOREAU STILL MATTERS

Boston is Thoreau Country: Why Thoreau Still Matters

Date: 
September 27, 2017 - 6:30pm
Location: 
Old South Meeting House, Boston, Massachusetts

"WHY THOREAU STILL MATTERS"
Lessons On Environmentalism and Civil Disobedience

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

 

The Peabody Book Room and The Golden Age of American Letters

Date: 
October 6, 2017 - 12:00pm
Location: 
Old South Meeting House, Boston, Massachusetts

The Mid-19th Century saw a proliferation of literature in Boston; writers, poets, editors and periodicals all flourished in The Hub in the years before the Civil War.

David Maguire, “Here I Am: Concord Connections,” Book Launch

Date: 
October 21, 2017 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: 
Thoreau Farm

A Visit From Henry David Thoreau; A Dramatic Performance by Kevin Radaker

Date: 
October 21, 2017 - 7:00pm
Location: 
First Parish Church, Concord, Massachusetts

Encounter Henry David Thoreau, America’s mid-nineteenth-century apostle of the wilderness, social critic, and political dissenter, on the eve of the Civil War.

A Visit from Henry David Thoreau

Date: 
October 22, 2017 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location: 
Memorial Hall, 198 Main Street, Monson, MA 01057

 

In this 90-minute program, Kevin Radaker offers his dramatic portrayal of Thoreau.  After offering a 50-minute dramatic monologue, Radaker then answers questions in-character as Thoreau, followed by a time for Radaker himself to answer questions about Thoreau.  

A Visit from Henry David Thoreau

Date: 
October 25, 2017 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
Ruth Lilly Performance Hall, Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center, University of Indianapolis, 1400 East Hanna Avenue, Indianapolis, Indiana

 

In this 90-minute program, Kevin Radaker offers his dramatic portrayal of Thoreau.  After offering a 50-minute dramatic monologue, Radaker then answers questions in-character as Thoreau, followed by a time for Radaker himself to answer questions about Thoreau.  

What Would Henry Do?: Panel Discussion

Date: 
October 28, 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
Thoreau Farm