The shrine of knowledge.

Nashoba Commune

A selection of articles related to nashoba commune.

Nashoba Commune - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Nashoba Commune | RM. America and the Utopian Dream | Utopian Communities Nashoba Commune | Facebook

Original articles from our library related to the Nashoba Commune. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Nashoba Commune.

Sacred Space: Circles and Altars
The magic circle or sphere is a well-defined, non-physical temple. There are two main types -- those used by ceremonial magicians are designed to protect the magician from the forces he or she raises. Our circles are used to create sacred space to commune...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 2
WORKING TO LIVE RATHER THAN LIVING TO WORK Before the dawn of recorded history, a major period of transition occurred. Nomadic hunter-gatherer clans transformed themselves into larger communities who farmed the land. This they did by planting their own...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
King James Bible: Genesis, Chapter 34
Chapter 34 34:1 And Dinah the daughter of Leah, which she bare unto Jacob, went out to see the daughters of the land. 34:2 And when Shechem the son of Hamor the Hivite, prince of the country, saw her, he took her, and lay with her, and defiled her. 34:3 And...
Old Testament >> Genesis
The Horned God in India and Europe
Of all of the Gods that we honor in Paganism today probably the most revered is the Horned God, in the shape and form of Cernunnos. Pick up some modern Pagan literature and chances are he is in there, listen to conversation at a Moot and you will hear him...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Deities & Heros >> Indic
Manifesting World Enlightenment: Part 5
All things in the universe have at their basis, one fundamental essence which governs their creation, destruction and on-going actions. That singular essence is consciousness, (also known by some as God, or the Unified Field). Everywhere in Nature does...
Mind >> World Mind
King James Bible: Exodus, Chapter 25
Chapter 25 25:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, 25:2 Speak unto the children of Israel, that they bring me an offering: of every man that giveth it willingly with his heart ye shall take my offering. 25:3 And this is the offering which ye shall take of...
Old Testament >> Exodus

Nashoba Commune is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Nashoba Commune books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

Main Body - 40(1)
A few feminists founded egalitarian communes, such as Frances Wright's racially integrated Nashoba commune (Donovan 2001: 2–29).
The Widow and Wedlock Novels of Frances Trollope
first-hand the Nashoba commune for freed slaves, as lived in Cincinnati for two years, involving herself in the town's development.
Shelby County Hazard Mitigation Plan
In 1825, humanist reformer Frances Wright founded the Nashoba Commune on parts of what is modern day Shelby Farms.
Our Radical Heritage at Restoration 1827 (Summer Service 06.07
community called the Nashoba Commune in a suburb of Memphis in 1825, and conducting 30 freed slaves to Haiti in 1830.
Intentional Communities: Today's Social Laboratories
Nashoba [1825-1828].

Suggested News Resources

Collective Courage: New Book Relates History of African-American Co-ops
These organizations included The Northhampton Association of Education and Industry, The Nashoba Commune, The Combahee River Colony and The Ex-Slave Relief, Bounty and Pension Association. Later efforts were driven by black populist movements ...

Suggested Web Resources

Nashoba Commune - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nashoba Commune was an experimental project of Fanny Wright, initiated in 1825 to educate and emancipate slaves.
Frances Wright - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Frances Wright: Biography from
Returning to the U.S.
Nashoba (community, Tennessee) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
She purchased slaves in 1825, freed them, and settled them at Nashoba with the promise of eventual freedom.
Nashoba, Tennessee | Facebook
Nashoba, Tennessee - Description: Nashoba Commune was an experimental project of Fanny Wright, initiated in 1825 to educate and emancipate slaves.

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Charles Babbage Children
Place for your opinion