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Online Auction begins March 1, 2023

The Thoreau Society and Thoreau Farm Online Auction begins March 1, 2023. You can support us by donating items to our auction, like this signed copy of Mary Oliver's "Devotions."

AG 2023 Call for Papers

This year's Annual Gathering explores the themes of Thoreau, politics, and extinction. We are planning an in-person conference in Concord, Massachusetts. Proposals are due December 1st.

Barbara L. Packer Fellowship

The Barbara L. Packer Fellowship is named for Barbara Lee Packer (1947-2010), who taught with great distinction for thirty years…

Auction Thank You

Dear Friends, The Thoreau Society and Thoreau Farm would like to thank you for your support of our online "fun"-raising…

There is More Day to Dawn

Register for "More Day to Dawn." “'There Is More Day to Dawn': A Global Conversation Celebrating Teaching and Diversity" October…

2020 Emerson Society Awards

Announcing the Ralph Waldo Emerson Society Awards 2020 *Graduate Student Paper Award* Provides up to $750 of travel support to…

Nature: A Walking Play

The Trustees and TigerLion Arts present Nature, a walking play about Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau’s mutual love…

Auction Fun-Raiser

Starting on March 4 through March 29, 2019, The Thoreau Society and The Thoreau Farm Trust will be auctioning off…

Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.”


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