Transcendentalism: Literary Criticism
General Literary Criticism
On Ralph Waldo Emerson
Emerson: Book Reviews
Amy Belding. Mr. Emerson's Wife. Reviewed by Ann Woodlief.
Lewis. Ralph Waldo Emerson: An Interpretive Essay. Reviewed by Ann
Woodlief, Southern Humanities Review.
T. S. Our Preposterous Use of Literature: Emerson and the Nature of Reading..
Reviewed by Ann Woodlief.
Myerson, Joel, ed. A Historical Guide to Ralph Waldo Emerson. Reviewed
by C. A. Cavanaugh, Rocky Mountain Review.
Porte, Joel and Saundra Morris. The Cambridge Companion to Ralph Waldo Emerson,
American Studies Today Online.
Richardson, Robert Jr. Emerson: The Mind on Fire
On Henry David Thoreau
by Henry David Thoreau. Reviewed by Ann Woodlief.
of selected literary criticism on Thoreau
of selected literary criticism on Walden
Thinking About Nature: The Evolution of the Poet's Form and Function in the Journal
of Henry David Thoreau 1837-1852", 2006 Honors thesis by S. H. Bagley.
and the Tradition of the Active Mind. Martin Bickman, University of Colorado.
Thoreau and Self-Realization
by Richard Amero
Influence of Theories of Rhetoric on Thoreau by Ann Woodlief (Thoreau Journal
and Tao by David Ch'en, 1972.
CONTACT! Up Katahdin with Thoreau. David Rothenberg.
Made of Sand: Thoreau on the Seashore. Leila Hatch, Yale.
Civil and Uncivil
Treatise on Life: The Critics and A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers.
Margaret Taliaferro, VCU, 1984.
from Thoreau's Redemptive Imagination on "Walking" by Frederick Garber.
- "Taking the Indian Cure: Thoreau, Indian Medicine, and the Performance of American Culture," New England Quarterly (March 2006) by Joshua Bellin, Professor of English, La Roche College (Adobe file).
- "Taking the Indian Cure: Thoreau, Indian Medicine, and the Performance of American Culture," Concord Saunterer (2008), by Joshua Bellin, Professor English, La Roche College (Adobe file).
and the Indian in "The Allegash and East Branch" (The Maine Woods).
Lee Gentry, VCU, 1999.
and Science by Robert Richardson.
The "Domestic Air" of Wilderness: Henry Thoreau and Joe Polis in the Maine Woods
by Tom Lynch [Weber Studies, 1997]
Thoreau: Book Reviews
On Amos Bronson AlcottBronson
Alcott's Experiment in Practical Transcendentalism. John Crouch, Brown University, 1991.
On Margaret FullerMargaret
Fuller: Performing Civic Equality.Rebecca Rix, Reed College, 1998.
On Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Transcendentalist Experience of Beauty in "The Artist of the Beautiful", Mariana Mussetta and Andrea Vartalitis, Universidad Nacional de Villa Marķa,