Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Resources on the Internet

Edited by Peter Y. Chou

Emerson at WisdomPortal.com
Emerson's Birthday Emerson's Birthday
  (An essay in honor of Emerson's 200th birthday)
Emerson's Journals
  (Inspiring passages from Emerson's Journals)
Emerson & Thoreau
  (Emerson & Thoreau writing about each other in their Journals)
One Universal Mind
  (Emerson's experience of cosmic consciousness)
Illumined by Nature
  (Emerson's illumination at Mount Auburn Cemetery)
Emerson: One First Love
  (Emerson enlightened by Ellen Louisa Tucker)
Emerson Quotes
  (Emerson Quotes with Sources)
Illuminating Quotes on Death
  (Four quotes on death from Emerson's Journals, 1836-1838)
Emerson's Concord Hymn
  (Poem and Minuteman statue in Concord, Massachusetts)
Emerson Quote on Power
  (Rendered in Adobe Illustrator for Graphics Design class)
Emerson Hits
  (Emerson Web Pages Ranking with American Authors & Poets)

Emerson's 200th Birthday Celebration
Emerson Celebration 2003
  (Concord Museum, Emerson Society, Living History Event, Thoreau Community Lectures)
Emerson in Concord
  (an Exhibition in Celebration of the 200th Anniversary   of the Birth of Ralph Waldo Emerson)
Emerson impression remains clear at Harvard
  (By Ken Gewertz, Harvard University Gazette, April 2, 2003)
An abiding presence: Throughout campus, Emerson's 200th birthday
  is focus of fetes, forums, and exhibitions
  (By Ken Gewertz, Harvard University Gazette, April 3, 2003)
Ralph Waldo Emerson: a Bicentennial Exhibition
  (Houghton Library: March 26 - June 7, 2003)
Where's Waldo?
  (By Alex Beam, Boston Globe, May 8, 2003, D1)
Celebrate Emerson's birth
  (By Maureen O'Connell, Concord Journal, May 22, 2003)
The Sage of Concord
  (By Harold Bloom, Manchester Guardian, May 24, 2003)
Editorial Observer: It's Emerson's Anniversary and He's Nailed 21st-Century America
  (By Adam Cohen, New York Times, May 4, 2003)
RELIGION JOURNAL: A Heated Debate Flares in Unitarian Universalism
  (By RICHARD HIGGINS, New York Times, May 17, 2003)
'Emerson': Song of Himself ["Emerson" By Lawrence Buell]
  (By BRENDA WINEAPPLE, New York Times, Aug. 10, 2003)
Emerson's Legacy Lives On
  (By Hillel Italie, Salt Lake Tribune, May 18, 2003)
Recalling Emerson's Influence at 200
  (By Richard N. Ostling, Salt Lake Tribune, May 24, 2003)
An examined life: Bringing civility to an uncivilized world
  (By Helen Meservey, Santa Cruz Sentinel, May 10, 2003)
Muir owed a debt to Emerson (Book review of Richard Grossman's A Year with Emerson)
  (By David Kipen, San Francisco Chronicle, May 25, 2003)
Emerson's Bicentennial in Concord
  (By Leslie Perrin Wilson, Curator of Special Collections, Concord Free Public Library)
Emerson by Lawrence Buell
  (Harvard University Press, May 2003)
"Spires of Form": The Emerson Bicentennial Conference
  (Massachusetts Historical Society, April 25-26, 2003)
Emerson's Birthday 2003 - Seeds
  (Coalition of Essential Schools: Emerson questions for the classroom)
"Emersoniana" by Richard J. Higgins
  (Smithsonian Magazine, May 2003)
Ralph Waldo Emerson 1803-2003 Bicentennial
  (Events at the Unitarian Universalist Association)
U.S. Senator Bill Frist Urges Graduates To "Hitch Your Star To A Wagon"
  (University of Tennessee at Martin, May 11, 2002)

Emerson's Books, Essays, Poems, and Writings
The Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (Web site designed by Jim Manley)
Nature by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (Published by James Munroe & Co., Boston, 1836)
Concord Hymn, July 4, 1837
  (written to honor the citizens fighting the British, April 19, 1775)
The American Scholar by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (Delivered before the Phi Beta Kappa Society, Cambridge, MA, August 31, 1837)
War by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (Address delivered in March, 1838 in Boston)
Harvard Divinity Address by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (Delivered before the Senior Class in Divinity College, Cambridge, Sunday, July 15, 1838)
Ralph Waldo Emerson's Harvard Divinity Address
  (Essay by Arthur Paul Patterson, Watershed Online)
Literary Ethics by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (Delivered before the Literary Societies of Dartmouth College, July 24, 1838)
The Method of Nature by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (Delivered before the Society of the Adelphi, Waterville College, Maine, August 11, 1841)
Compensation (1841) by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (from Essays: First Series, 1841)
Love (1841) by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (from Essays: First Series, 1841)
Over-Soul (1841) by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  ("I am born into the great, the universal mind. I, the imperfect, adore my own Perfect.")
Essays: First Series (1841) by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (History, Self-Reliance, Compensation, Spiritual Laws, Love, Friendship,
  Prudence, Heroism, The Over-Soul, Circles, Intellect, Art)
Essays: Second Series (1844) by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (The Poet, Experience, Character, Manners, Gifts, Nature,
  Politics, Nominalist and Realist, New England Reformers)
Eulogy of Thoreau by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (Thoreau died May 6, 1862 in Concord, MA)
Poems of Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (from Emerson's Works, Vol. 9, Houghton, Mifflin, & Co., Boston, 1904)

Web Links to Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Guide to Resources
  (Transcendentalism, Thoreau, Biographies, Pictures, Works, Analysis, Quotes, Bibliography)
Ralph Waldo Emerson Society
  (Founded in 1989 to foster Emerson scholarship)
The Ralph Waldo Emerson Society Collections
  (at the Thoreau Institute at Walden Woods)
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882),
  (Literary biography & bibliography)
Ralph Waldo Emerson Biography
  (Andreas Teuber, Philosophy Dept., Brandeis University)
Emerson's Life and Career (a pictorial biography)
  (Prof. Paul Carlton, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, Virginia)
RWE Biography (RWE.org)
  (Biography, Images, Influences, Quotes, Projects)
Emerson Portraits: Thumbnails
  (23 pictures from historical sources)
Emerson Biographies
  (20 biographies of Emerson from various web sites)
Emerson Papers 1835-1891: Guide
  (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library)
Tribute to R. W. Emerson (by Roberto Piccoli, Italian school teacher)
  (In English & Italian: Works, Quotes, Books)
Ralph Waldo Emerson: American Author, Poet & Philosopher
  (Books, Works, Related Websites, eTexts of Emerson's Works)
The Transcendentalists: Emerson, Thoreau, Others in Circle
  (Jone Johnson Lewis, www.transcendentalists.com)
Ralph Waldo Emerson: A Visionary Life
  ("Graduates, Get a Life", Interview, Online Course, Chronology, Glossary, Links)
Ralph Waldo Emerson (by Dirk H. Kelder)
  (Quotes, images, discussion lists, links, success, Emerson Society, Bicenntennial)
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
  (web site maintained by Jone Johnson Lewis)
Barlett Quotations: Ralph Waldo Emerson
  (8 quotes from the 10th edition of Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 1919)
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Literary Criticism, Political Theory and Online Texts
  (web site maintained by Hans von Rautenfeld)
Ralph Waldo Emerson's Grave
  (Author's Ridge, Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Concord, Massachusetts)
Ralph Waldo Emerson postage stamp & postcard
  (Unitarians & Universalists on Stamps)
Ralph Waldo Emerson First Day Cover (Scott# 861)
  (Postmarked Boston, Mass., Feb. 5, 1940)
Ralph Waldo Emerson 3c Stamp (Scott# 861)
  (3c Authors Stamp in the Famous American Series of 1940)

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