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Reading Thoreau in the 21st Century

January 8, 2020
7:00 pm

St. Johnsbury Athenaeum

Henry David Thoreau advocated for both civil disobedience to unjust political authority and also for nature‚Äôs appropriate role in our economic, moral, and spiritual lives. UVM professor Bob Pepperman Taylor discusses the relationship between Thoreau’s political and environmental messages and how they resonate today.

Underwriter: University of Vermont Humanities Center

Series Underwriter: St. Johnsbury Academy

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