251: Thoreau and Biography

12:00 PM–1:15 PM Friday, Jan 4, 2019

Hyatt Regency - Grand Suite 5

Session Information


1: Reframing Thoreau’s Stoic Biography

Jacob Risinger, Ohio State U, Columbus

2: ‘I Think I Might Learn Some Wisdom of Him’: Thoreau’s Relationship to Animals and Our Posthuman Moment

Karah Mitchell, U of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

3: Thoreau without Emerson?

John Ronan, Kutztown U

4: Who Touches This: Thoreau and the (Auto)Biographical Imperative

Stan Tag, Western Washington U

Related Material: For related material, visit www.thoreausociety.org after 1 Dec.


James S. Finley, Texas A&M U, San Antonio


Laura Dassow Walls, U of Notre Dame