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The Need for Eternal Vigilance: From Thoreau’s Manhattan to Ours

The Manhattan Thoreau knew looked quite different from the Manhattan of today, but the price of liberty remains the same: Eternal vigilance.

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What to Read When You Are in the Mood to Be Alone

Romance has its perks, but the rewards of spending time by yourself must never be overlooked. Here are ten books by those who know it best.

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Utopia Revisited (Or So What If Henry David Thoreau Ate Cookies?)

On the occasion of the author’s 200th birthday, we’re revisiting Henry David Thoreau and the unique utopian legacy he left us.

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Margaret Atwood Addresses Cast Diversity in Hulu’s ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Margaret Atwood addresses the question of diversity in 'The Handmaid's Tale,' J. K. Rowling has an odd home for a manuscript, and more.

Interviews

Editors Kristen Case and Jeffrey Cramer Discuss Henry David Thoreau

Here's an interview with the editors of the Penguin Classics editions of Walden and The Portable Thoreau in honor of Thoreau’s 200th birthday this summer.

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Thoreau’s ‘Walden’ Makes For an Unlikely, Impressive Video Game

Walden makes its video game debut, the dawn of a new era in science fiction, and more. We've got a ton to talk about in our Daily Blunt.