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ArticleFrom body reform to reforming the body politic: transcendentalism and the militant antislavery career of Thomas Wentworth HigginsonKytle, Ethan J.Second-generation Transcendentalist minister Thomas Wentworth Higginson played a leading role in the latter stages of the struggle against slavery. A principal member of the Boston Vigilance Committee, which resisted attempts to capture fugitive slave . . .