Born on Long Island, Whitman worked as a journalist, a teacher, a government clerk, and a volunteer Walter Whitman was an American poet, essayist, journalist, and humanist.
Born on Long Island, Whitman worked as a journalist, a teacher, a government clerk, and a volunteer Walter Whitman was an American poet, essayist, journalist, and humanist. Whitman is among the most influential poets in the American canon, often called the father of free verse.
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Walt Whitman is America’s world poet-a latter-day successor to Homer, Virgil . From Poetry Off the ShelfNovember 2006.
Walt Whitman is America’s world poet-a latter-day successor to Homer, Virgil, Dante, and Shakespeare. In Leaves of Grass (1855, 1891-2), he celebrated democracy, nature, love, and friendship. This monumental work chanted praises to the body as well as to the soul, and found beauty and reassurance even in death. Poems by Walt Whitman.
Rufus Emory Holloway (March 16, 1885 in Marshall, Missouri – July 30, 1977 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania) is an American literary scholar-educator most known for his books and studies of Walt Whitman. His Whitman: An Interpretation in Narrative (1926) was the first biography of a literary figure to win the Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography in 1927.
Whitman's prose is no less extraordinary
Whitman's prose is no less extraordinary. Walt Whitman (1819-1892) was born on Long Island and educated in Brooklyn, New York. His Walt Whitman: A Life won the 1981 American Book Award for Biography.
The Complete Writings of Walt Whitman. Uncollected Poetry and Prose of Walt Whitman. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1970. Bucke, Richard Maurice. New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1902. New York: Columbia University Press, 1932. Gloucester, MA: Peter Smith, 1972. Walt Whitman and the Civil War: A Collection of Original Articles and Manuscripts.
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Walt Whitman: Poems study guide contains a biography of Walt Whitman, literature essays, a complete e-text, quiz questions . Many renowned poets and other famous figures read and found inspiration in Walt Whitman's poetry
Walt Whitman: Poems study guide contains a biography of Walt Whitman, literature essays, a complete e-text, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis. Many renowned poets and other famous figures read and found inspiration in Walt Whitman's poetry. Many American writers cite Whitman as an inspiration for their own work, expressing admiration for his groundbreaking structural innovations as well as the often controversial themes he addressed. Ralph Waldo Emerson, one of the founders of the Transcendentalist movement, wrote in a letter to Walt Whitman in 1855, "I greet you at the beginning of a great career.
Walt Whitman's seemingly inconsistent and self-contradictory attitudes toward slavery have long been a source of critical . Complete Poetry and Collected Prose. Emory Holloway and Vernolian Schwarz. New York: Columbia UP, 1932.
Walt Whitman's seemingly inconsistent and self-contradictory attitudes toward slavery have long been a source of critical debate. On one hand, Whitman's opposition to slavery is demonstrated in Leaves of Grass by the way in which he consistently includes African Americans in his vision of an ideal, multiracial republic and portrays them as beautiful, dignified, and intelligent. Notebooks and Unpublished Prose Manuscripts.