Here are some items that were mentioned during the18 July 2013 Fieldstone Common interview with Megan Marshall about her book Margaret Fuller: A New American Life.
The podcast of the interview is now available.
Margaret Fuller: A New American Life, published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, is available for purchase from Amazon.com and other booksellers.
You can learn more about Megan Marshall at her website.
In addition to Margaret Fuller, Megan Marshall has written The Peabody Sisters: Three Women Who Ignited American Romanticism.
Margaret Fuller was one of the most extraordinary forward-thinking women of the the 19th century. She was an early supporter of women’s right and a member of the famous transcendalists that included the likes of Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thorough. She edited the transcendalist publication The Dial, she was a published writer and she was a foreign correspondent in Italy for Horace Greeley’s The Tribune. She died tragically in 1850 at ago 40 in a ship wreck.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, the publisher of Margaret Fuller: A New American Life, donated two copies of the book which were provided as giveaways during the live show to listeners in Michigan and California. A big thank you to the Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for their generosity.
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