Screening for New Documentary

Emerson: The Ideal in America

Emerson: The Ideal in AmericaThursday, February 1, at 6:00 PM, the Ralph Waldo Emerson
Institute will present a screening, for members and friends, of the video
biography entitled Emerson: The Ideal in America
(52 min). Bringing Emerson to life in his own words, the film also features
interviews with leading Emerson scholars, including:

  • Robert Richardson Jr, author of
    Emerson: The Mind
    on Fire
  • Sarah Wider, Professor of English at Colgate
    University and President of the Emerson Society
  • Richard Geldard, senior advisor to and author
    of The Spiritual Teachings of Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Barbara Solowey, teacher and lecturer
  • Richard Grossman, author of
    A Year With Emerson
  • hosted by Jim Manley (, directed by David
    Beardsley and produced by RWE Institute.

 Following the screening, there will be a panel discussion and
a question-and-answer period. Admission is free. The event will take place at:

All Souls Church
1157 Lexington Avenue (at 80th Street), New York City.
For travel directions, contact All Souls (212) 535-5530

When: Thursday, February 1st at 6:00PM

RSVP: Ralph Waldo Emerson Institute
212-354-2277 or

email RSVP
Walk-ins Welcome

Open to All

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Supporting Member of the Ralph Waldo Emerson Institute

(but it helps)

The mission of the Ralph Waldo Emerson Institute
is to make available to anyone, with access
to its web site, the Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, plus all
relevant information to promote greater understanding of America’s Founding
Thinker. Your Support is necessary to make it happen. The RWE Institute is a
501(c)3 Not-for-Profit corporation making Membership and Donations tax

Thank you,
Jim Manley, Director
Ralph Waldo Emerson Institute

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