Readers' Review: "Walden" by Henry David Thoreau

Readers' Review: "Walden" by Henry David Thoreau

One-hundred-fifty years ago, essayist, poet, philospher, and anti-slavery activist Henry David Thoreau published a book about his two years spent at Walden Woods. Diane invites listeners to join the discussion of this American classic.

One-hundred-fifty years ago, essayist, poet, philospher, and anti-slavery activist Henry David Thoreau published a book about his two years spent at Walden Woods. Diane invites listeners to join the discussion of this American classic.

Guests

Michael Dirda

Pulitzer Prize winning book columnist for the Washington Post and author of "Readings," "An Open Book," "Bound to Please," and "Book by Book."

Kate Lehrer

author, most recently of "Confessions of a Bigamist."

Jennie Walker Wollenweber

a member of the board of the Thoreau Society, she teaches writing and environmental literature at McDaniel College.

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