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What do ‘Star Wars’ and ‘Frozen’ Have in Common with Transcendentalism?

Understanding popular culture through Thoreau and Emerson and Company

The author from a screenshot from his Walden video lecture series. Link.

I just finished listening to Walden on Audible. But I’ve walked with Henry David Thoreau many times. Even though the words have not changed in Walden, I have changed.

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Walter Bowne

Walter Bowne

This poet-angel-hipster dude from Jersey writes satire, humor, fiction, poetry, essays on music, travel, gardening, and his belly button. He’s a trophy husband.

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