ATQ (The American Transcendental Quarterly)

ATQ (The American transcendental Quarterly) is a magazine specializing in Humanities topics.

Articles from Vol. 21, No. 3, September

Emerson's Natural Theology: John Burroughs and the "Church" of Latter Day Transcendentalism
At the time of his death in 1921, John Burroughs was universally regarded as America's preeminent nature writer. Beginning in 1871, he wrote hundreds of essays that appeared in the nation's leading periodicals, including The Atlantic Monthly, Harper's,...
John Burroughs and the Nineteenth Century: Introduction
Serene, I fold my hands and wait, Nor care for wind, nor tide, nor sea; Rave no more 'gainst Time or Fate, For lo! my own shall come to me. I stay my haste, I make delays, For what avails this eager pace? I stand amid eternal...
Rediscovering John Burroughs
I never liked John Burroughs. The first time I read him, I thought, "Yuck! How cute!" All those little "songsters" flitting about in the backyard trees and shrubs, carrying on their simple domestic affairs like characters in a small-town sitcom. Where...
"The Roughest of Shells without ... the Mother of Pearl Within"
John Burroughs built three houses during his lifetime: one in Washington, DC (1870), one at West Park, New York (1873-74; referred to by Burroughs as "Riverby," meaning "by the river"), and a cabin just west of Riverby which he called "Slabsides" (1895)....