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Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399483-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9948-3
...John K. Walsh A Logic in Lorca)s Ode to Walt Whitman Federico Garcia Lorca's Ode to Walt Whitman is perhaps the most sig• nificant-certainly the most complete-modern poem about homosexu• alities. With the poem, Lorca seemed to anticipate the multiple audiences or vantages that would...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391685-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9168-5
... . . . remains unwritten, because that history has yet to be enacted.  Walt Whitman, Democratic Vistas 1 G 6 H “Aesthetic Democracy” Walt Whitman and the Poetry of the People Walt Whitman also associated popular voice with the sublime, but un- like...
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398578-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9857-8
... His America, Our America: Jose Marti Reads Whitman SYLVIA MOLLOY I want to contextualize this piece within the framework of the project on which I am working, as part of a more general reflection on turn-of• the-century Latin American literatures and most especially on the...
Published: 27 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384533-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8453-3
... chapter two rereading emerson/whitman m I would write on the lintels of the door-post, Whim. —emerson, ‘‘Self-Reliance’’ (1841) Unscrew the locks from the doors! Unscrew the doors themselves from their jambs...
Published: 27 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384533
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8453-3
Published: 26 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389989-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8998-9
... introduction Christopher Castiglia and Glenn Hendler The mere existence of Franklin Evans, or The Inebriate will surprise many readers, even students and scholars well versed in nineteenth-century Ameri- can literature and culture. Of course, Whitman specialists have...
Published: 26 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389989-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8998-9
Published: 26 June 2007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8998-9
... introduction Christopher Castiglia and Glenn Hendler The mere existence of Franklin Evans, or The Inebriate will surprise many readers, even students and scholars well versed in nineteenth-century Ameri- can literature and culture. Of course, Whitman specialists...
Published: 26 June 2007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8998-9
... details and an account of the discovery of this and another previouslyunknownWhitmantextintheWashingtonianandOrgan,seeHollo- way, ‘‘More Temperance Tales by Whitman chapter i The little tables of one of the large eating houses in the upper part of Fulton street, were crowded...
Published: 26 June 2007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8998-9
... supporting work on this volume through an aas/Northeastern Modern Language Association Fellow- ship.The editors would like to thank Leo Blake of the Walt Whitman House, Camden, New Jersey, John Powell of the Newberry Library, Chicago, and Paul Rascoe of theTanner Library, Universityof Texas, Austin, for...
Published: 26 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389989-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8998-9
... and an account of the discovery of this and another previouslyunknownWhitmantextintheWashingtonianandOrgan,seeHollo- way, ‘‘More Temperance Tales by Whitman chapter i The little tables of one of the large eating houses in the upper part of Fulton street, were crowded. It...
Published: 26 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389989-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8998-9
... then again in January 1847 in the Brooklyn Eagle, which Whitman was still editing at the time. Its final nineteenth-century publication was in the ‘‘Specimen Days and Collect’’ section of Whitman’s 1892 Complete Prose Works, this time with some of its temperance polemic downplayed. We have chosen...
Published: 26 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389989-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8998-9
... legislator, Lincoln delivered this address a few months before Whitman published Franklin Evans, follow- ing it up by leading reformers and newly sober converts in a parade. This is a transcription from an 1889 pamphlet publication of the speech (Springfield, Ill.: O. H. Oldroyd, 1889). Although the...
Published: 26 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389989-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8998-9
... bibliography Allen, Gay Wilson.The Solitary Singer: A Critical Biography of Walt Whitman. New York: New York University Press, 1967. Benjamin, Walter. Charles Baudelaire: A Lyric Poet in the Era of High Capitalism. Translated by Harry Zohn. New York: Verso, 1997...
Published: 26 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389989
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8998-9
Published: 12 December 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389415-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8941-5
... 4 Martí’s ‘‘Mock-Congratulatory Signs Walt Whitman’s Occult Artistry FALSTAFF: I will not lend thee a penny. PISTOL: Why then the world’s mine oyster which I will with sword open...
Book Chapter

By Jay Grossman
... accessible Library of America editions of Emerson’s and Whitman’s writings. 1855 lg Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass, 1st edition. Brooklyn, 1855. 1856 lg Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass, 2nd edition. Brooklyn, 1856. 1860 lg Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass (1860), facsimile edition, ed. Roy...
Book Chapter

By Jay Grossman
Published: 27 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384533-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8453-3
... index m Adams, John, 4, 41, 130, 137, 212 n.13; Emer- the Age of Emerson and Whitman, 20, 75, son’s visit to (1825), 129–30; his ‘‘eccentric’’ 120, 162; interpretive tautology of, 120. See imagination (Hamilton), 218 n...
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394679-057
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9467-9
... with thousands of others. Many of the exiles looked to Marxist critiques of imperialism to make sense of their recent experience. Alvarado turned to Walt Whitman’s Leaves of Grass. In an essay published in Ecuador in 1955, an excerpt of which is provided here, Al- varado applauded Whitman’s...
Published: 16 June 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385493-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8549-3
... taking up these positions, Wilde and Symonds also demonstrate that there is indeed a literary body of work that has had a decisive influence on them: that of Whitman. At the end of A Problem in Modern Ethics, Symonds devotes a chapter to Whitman. Here too one finds an exemplary instance of the...