'Walden's Shore' sheds new light on Henry David Thoreau
UConn Daily Campus
Campus Correspondent. Published: Thursday, December 5, 2013. Updated: Thursday, December 5, 2013 22:12. Many people have heard of Henry David Thoreau, especially if they have taken an American literature course. Most would associate him with the ...
Ryan Carters inspired by Brad Haddin ... and Henry David Thoreau
Sydney Morning Herald
Away from the game it's the works of American writer Henry David Thoreau that make him tick but on the field it's the lessons from the "watchful and insightful" Brad Haddin that have helped Carters be the surprise packet in the first half of this ...
William and Mary News
Into the woods…with Thoreau
William and Mary News
... counselor at Camp Takodah in the woods of New Hampshire, Benjamin led a group of teenage girls in a non-traditional learning experience that she based off of the theory and thought of perhaps the ultimate camp counselor—Henry David Thoreau.
Thoreau's birthplace launches bid to go solar
In an effort to pay homage to the simple lifestyle promoted by Henry David Thoreau, the nonprofit organization overseeing the birthplace of the renowned 19th-century writer and naturalist is looking to go off the grid. While the property on Virginia ...
THOREAU'S BOND WITH CONCORD
121 years later, 'L' still defining Chicago
"Reading Henry Thoreau's 'Walden Pond' on an elevated train racing toward Chicago is an incongruous experience, like trying to swim in an empty pool," Walker wrote. Nelson Algren saw that bleak landscape at ground level, where the alternating stripes ...
NAACP state president urges people to stand up, move forward
Hickory Daily Record
“Whenever you engage in moral dissent, you're in good company,” Barber said before referring to the dissension of such varied figures as Jesus, Henry David Thoreau, Martin Luther King and Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Barber listed the elements he said are ...
THOREAU FARM: November is the wonder-month for light
Wicked Local- Concord
The ghost of Henry Thoreau can't be far away. Here, as if summoned, he is: “There is just as much beauty visible to us in the landscape as we are prepared to appreciate, — not a grain more…The Scarlet Oak must, in a sense, be in your eye when you go ...
The Message of Winter: Every Season Is a Rite of Passage
"Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influences of each." -- Henry David Thoreau. Do you love the winter season or dislike it? Some might say that answer depends on their age ...
Thoreau didn't photograph Maine, but Scot Miller did
CAMBRIDGE — Henry David Thoreau's eminent place in American literature and environmentalism (civil disobedience, too) is well known. He figures in American photography, too. The enormous popularity of Eliot Porter's “In Wildness Is the Preservation of ...
Trails used by Emerson bring Scouts to Monadnock summit
JAFFREY, N.H. -- While tent-camping in Monadnock State Park, Boy Scouts of Troop 3 in Groton, Webelos Scouts and adventurous adults ascended Mt. Monadnock on trails once used by Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau, reaching the ...