First Wednesdays: An Emerson for Our Time

April 4, 2018 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Brooks Memorial Library

224 Main Street, Brattleboro, VT

On April 4, 2018, at 7 pm, Amherst professor emeritus Barry O’Connell will draw
on Ralph Waldo Emerson’s essays “The American Scholar,” “Self-Reliance,”
and “Experience,”  while exploring the many ways Emerson’s writings
continue to offer insights that can make our lives more open and

This program is underwritten by: Vermont Council of World Affairs

Statewide underwriters include:
National Life Group
Alma Gibbs Donchian Foundation
Vermont Department of Libraries
Institute of Museum and Library Services

For more information, contact Starr Latronica, library director, 802-254-5290 extension 101, or

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