Synopses & Reviews
As we approach the bicentennial of Emerson's birth, God in Concord returns us to the power and purity of Emerson's vision. Geldard shows in the private journals the path Emerson took to his revolutionary position as America's seer. He gives us an Emerson who hears the moaning of the human heart and responds, taking us beyond romantic notions or sentimental attachments.
When Ralph Waldo Emerson outgrew his tradition's image of God, he set out on a journey of awakening for Americans of all traditions and every point of origin. Geldard shows in Emerson's private journals the path he took to his revolutionary position as America's seer. 12 photos.
Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.