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Walden in Farsi

Ali Taghdarreh had never left his country of Iran until 2015. As the first translator of Walden into Farsi (Persian) it had been his dream to stand on the shores

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Thoreau Stamp

Thoreau Stamp Issued

The U.S. Postal Service has issued a new Henry David Thoreau stamp in commemoration of the bicentennial of Thoreau’s birth this year. In a ceremony held on May 23, 2017,

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Upcoming Events

Nature, a walking play

Nature, a walking play, is coming back to Concord!  After receiving rave reviews when here in 2017 for Thoreau's bicentennial, TigerLion Arts, in partnership with the Trustees, will bring their show back to The Old Manse! Nature is the mythic telling of Emerson and Thoreau’s mutual love affair with the... Read more

Nature, a walking play

Nature, a walking play, is coming back to Concord!  After receiving rave reviews when here in 2017 for Thoreau's bicentennial, TigerLion Arts, in partnership with the Trustees, will bring their show back to The Old Manse! Nature is the mythic telling of Emerson and Thoreau’s mutual love affair with the... Read more