What is the biggest idea to come out of the Utopia Movement?
The Brook Farm community
' .... of Nature itself upon the soul; the sunrise, the haze of autumn, the winter starlight seem interlocutors; the prevailing sense is that of an exposition in poetry; a high discourse, the voice of the speaker seems to breathe as much from the landscape as from his own breast; it is Nature communing with the seer.'
Henry D. Thoreau- He wrote 'Walden, or Life in The Woods'.
'Thoreau’s importance as a philosophical writer was little appreciated during his lifetime, but his two most noted works,
Edgar Allen Poe- He wrote the The Raven
Poe focused his criticism on the specifics of style and construction that contributed to a work’s effectiveness or failure.