CHAPTER TWO: WALT WHITMAN: MAN'S WORDS AND MANLY COMRADESHIP
- Walt and Pete. Veasey, Jack // Echo Magazine;10/15/2009, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p24
The article offers information on the history of modern poet Walt Whitman in the U.S. It states that Whitman was best known as the father of modern and American poetry, in which one of his great influences was his longtime lover Peter Doyle, a streetcar conductor. It recounts how the couple had...
- Walt Whitman Among the Yiddish Poets. Levinson, Julian // Tikkun;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p57
Pays tribute to the late Yiddish poet Walt Whitman.
- Prefatory Notice. Rossetti, William Michael // Poems by Walt Whitman;3/1/2006, p5
The author tells of his summer of 1867 when he had the opportunity of expressing in print his estimate and admiration of the works of the American poet Walt Whitman. Like a stone dropped into a pond, an article of that sort may spread out its concentric circles of consequences. One of these was...
- Untitled. // Walt Whitman Quarterly Review;Winter2013, Vol. 30 Issue 3, preceding p115
A facsimile of the frontispiece of the 1855 edition of poet Walt Whitman's "Leaves of Grass" is presented.
- When Whitman Cometh. Fetherling, Douglas // Books in Canada;Dec93, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p61
Focuses on the life of literary poet Walt Whitman in Canada. Information on the collectors of Whitman; Comments on the literary approach of Whitman; Formation of Whitman clubs in several cities.
- WHITMAN AT SEVENTY. // Uncollected Poetry & Prose of Walt Whitman;1921, preceding p1
A photograph of poet Walt Whitman is presented.
- A celebration of Walt Whitman. Pettit, M. // Massachusetts Review;Spring92, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p65
Pays tribute to Walt Whitman on the 100th anniversary of his death with a collaboration of works from 19 poets that celebrate his work and influence. Marvin Bell; Kurt Brown; Gary Gildner; Allen Ginsberg; Deborah Greger; Donald Hall; Garrett Hongo; Paul Jenkins; Yusef Komunyakaa; Maxine Kumin;...
- Walt Whitman. Goldman, Phyllis Barkas // Monkeyshines on Great American Authors;1996, p108
This article presents information on an American poet Walt Whitman. He was born on May 31, 1819, in Huntington, Long Island. Whitman went to school for five years only and then went to work in Brooklyn, New York, as an office boy for a doctor and a lawyer. In the 1850's however, he began a...
- Two Questions. Whitman, Walt // Complete Prose Works Specimen Days & Collect, November Boughs & ;1/1/1910, p362
An article is presented that asks two questions: A hundred years from now will Walt Whitman remain to be rated in the ranks of great and remembered poets or will he be forgotten.