Transcendentalism Then and Now

Four Sundays with Rev. Dr. John Buehrens, author of Conflagration: How the Transcendentalists Sparked the American Struggle for Racial, Gender, and Social Justice (Boston: Beacon Press, Jan. 2020). Copies of the paperback edition of the book ($20) are now available from Beacon Press or the UUA bookstore.

The sessions will cover the following topics:

  • Feb 7: The Transcendentalists: Shared Values, Conversations, and Spiritual Friendships
  • Feb 14: Women’s Rights, Education, and Economic Inequality
  • Feb 21: Abolitionism and the Civil War: The Peak of Transcendentalist Influence
  • Feb 28: Nature, Evolution, and Environmentalism: The Transcendentalist Contribution

Registration is $20 for the series.


Feb 07 2021


7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


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