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Thoreau at 200: Essays and Reassessments - Case & Van Anglen, eds.
Thoreau at 200: Essays and Reassessments - Case & Van Anglen, eds.
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A collection of 16 essays, considering Henry David Thoreau's life and work at the time of his bicentennial year, 2017. Contents: Introduction / Kristen Case and K. P. Van Anglen ; Thoreau's materialism and twenty-first-century environmentalism / Lance Newman ; A Free Soiler in his own broad sense: Henry David Thoreau and the Free Soil movement / James S. Finley ; Emancipation from the 'invisible hand': Thoreau's 'economy of living' / Susan E. Gallagher ; Thoreau and Concord's black history / Elise Lemire ; Red Walden: Thoreau and Native America / Joshua David Bellin ; 'Beyond all men of his day': T. W. Higginson and Thoreau's legacy in postbellum America / Sandra Harbert Petrulionis ; 'The nick of time': Thoreau, New England, and America from Early Republic to Civil War / Robert A. Gross ; Culture and conflict: Thoreau, Great Britain, and the Civil War / Len Gougeon ; Transnational Thoreau: time, space, and relativity / Paul Giles ; Coleridge, Thoreau, and the transatlantic 'riddle of the world' / Samantha Celeste Harvey and Rochelle L. Johnson ; Hearing animals: Thoreau between fable and elegy / Wai Chee Dimock ; The value of mutual intelligence: science, poetry, and Thoreau's cosmos / Laura Dassow Walls ; Disaffiliation as engagement / Lawrence Buell ; Thoreau and Cavell: unauthorized versions / Lawrence Rhu ; Thoreau and the new American spirituality / Alan D. Hodder ; The rooster's philosophy, or the gospel according to this moment / Robert D. Richardson. This book was reviewed in Thoreau Society Bulletin 298, Summer 2017, p. 13.
Cambridge University Press, 2016. Hard Cover, 279 pp. 6 x 9 inch format.

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