Read: Beard, Richard. The Day That Went Missing: A Family’s Story. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 2019: 31-56.
Read: Walls, Laura Dasso. Henry David Thoreau: A Life. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017: 187-201.
Read: Alverez, Julia. “Chasing the Butterflies.” Something to Declare. Chapel
Hill, NC: Algonquin Books, 1998: 197-209. (I realized I had updated the hard copy syllabus, but not the Commons site with this reading. I understand if people don’t see this/don’t get to it in time for class).
Due: Review of public event on biography or memoir