THOUGHTS ON THE BUSINESS OF LIFE
- Mr. Emerson, I have a bone to pick with you. Dean, William J. // Christian Science Monitor;7/13/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 160, p22
Addresses Ralph Waldo Emerson on the topic of Venice, Italy, and the view that the city is a wonderful place, in contrast to Emerson's view that it is disagreeable.
- Renaming the dark: Emerson's optimism and the abyss. Keating, AnnLouise // ATQ;Dec90, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p305
Focuses on Ralph Waldo Emerson's optimistic worldview. Distinction between Reason and Understanding; Conception of the Soul as the Abyss; Emphasis on the Affirmative principle.
- Alas, Emerson. // Wilson Quarterly;Autumn2003, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p106
Presents an excerpt from the July/August 2003 issue of "The New Leader," about author Ralph Waldo Emerson.
- BUDS. Emerson, Ralph Waldo // GreenPrints;Winter2007/2008, Issue 72, p17
The article presents an untitled poem by Ralph Waldo Emerson about roses. First Line: Over the winter glaciers; Last Line: The warm rose-buds below.
- Consuming text: Transubstantiation and ingestion in the interpretation of Emerson. McMillin, T.S. // Criticism;Winter96, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p85
Argues that there is something to the way American readers have interpreted the writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson that bears the mark of consumption. Definition of consumption; Effects of consumption on reading; Transfigurative use of Emerson's writing; Internalizing the writer's divine presence.
- Simple country pleasures. // Country Living;Apr2004, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p168
Presents a quotation by writer Ralph Waldo Emerson.
- Thanksgiving Prayer. // Edgewood Enterprise (TX);11/15/2007, Vol. 100 Issue 46, p5
The article presents a Thanksgiving prayer composed by Ralph Waldo Emerson.
- EMERSON'S ATTITUDE TOWARD THE FINE ARTS. Shepherd, Grace F. // Education;Dec1934, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p223
An excerpt from several journals and essays about Ralph Waldo Emerson's attitude toward the fine arts is presented.
- Republican Pleasures: Emerson's 'Circles,' Oratory, and the Log Cabin Campaign. Ganter, Granville // ATQ;Dec2002, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p257
Argues that an examination of the dynamics of public speech provides a useful framework for brokering the vexed issue of Ralph Waldo Emerson's sympathies for social reform and individualism. Connection between Emerson's essay and the oratory of the Log Cabin campaign; Problem with civic...