LITR 5439 Literary & Historical Utopias

 

 

 

19th- and

early 20th-Century

American Utopias

(experimental communities)


round barn, Shaker village at Hancock, MA

 

Oneida Community

Noah Berlatsky, Many Men and Many Women: How a Sect Redefined Marriage 165 Years Ago. Salon.com, 24 April 2013

The Oneida Community (New York History Net)

Oneida Community Mansion House: A Living Museum

Oneida Community Collection at Syracuse University Library + Photos

Oneida Flatware + corporate history of Oneida Community

 

Shakers

National Park Service on 19th-century American Utopias + Shakers

 

New Harmony (Indiana)

Historic New Harmony

overview of New Harmony history

New Harmony scientists, educators, writers & artists

 

Amana Colonies

Amana Colonies: National Park Service website

Amana History (Amana Heritage Society)

The Community of True Inspiration (Amana religion)

 

Additional sites for Eunice Renteria presentation, summer 2015

https://youtu.be/iJmFxnsSPsg: Oneida Community 

https://youtu.be/pIJ4d3ZgXbM : Complex Marriage 

https://youtu.be/2Qqr3fFhJt8 : The Last of the Shakers

http://www.shakermeadows.com/WW.html :Shaker Meadows website 

https://youtu.be/heAVOA8iyCw: Top 10 Dystopian Movies 


Campanella's City of the Sun