Singular Characters: Thoreau & Hawthorne

Date: 
September 18, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
Thoreau Farm, 341 Virginia Rd, Concord, MA 01742
Thoreau's survey of Hawthorne's property in Concord

In this 50-minute program, living history performers Richard Smith and Rob Velella will explore the relationship of Thoreau and Hawthorne using their original words to convey their thoughts on their 19th century world, their contemporaries like Alcott and Emerson, and one another. The program , which premiered at the Thoreau Society Annual Gathering in July to glowing reviews, gleans from letters, journals, speeches, and other writing to bring listeners back to Concord of the mid-1800s. R.S.V.P. to nancy@thoreaufarm.org.