Schedule & Keynotes

“Transcendentalist Intersections” will be held in the Heidelberg Center for American Studies located in the beautiful Curt und Heidemarie Engelhorn Palais, Haupstrasse 120, in the Altstadt.  For more information  about the HCA, please see

The conference will begin at 4pm on Thursday, July 26 and conclude at 10:30am on Sunday, July 29.  For more details, see the Program.

We are very pleased to announce our three keynotes speakers:

Dr. Charles Capper, Professor of History, Boston University

Dr. Russell Goodman, Regents Professor Emeritus of Philosophy, University of New Mexico

Dr. Laura Dassow Walls, Willliam P. and Hazel B. White Professor of English, University of Notre Dame