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AUTHORS: WALT WHITMAN

WALT WHITMAN


Image: Walt Whitman House, Camden, NJ

Dates: 1819-1892
Nationality: American/North American

Literary Periods: 
American Realistic Period, 1865-1900

American Romantic Period, 1830-1865
Nineteenth Century, 1800-1899

 

HEAR WHITMAN SPEAK

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Wax cylinder recording of Whitman reading four lines from "America"

For more information on this recording, see Ed Folsom, "The Whitman Recording," Walt Whitman Quarterly Review, 9 (Spring 1992), 214-16.

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REFERENCE & BACKGROUND INFORMATION

Scribner Writers Series [DATABASE]
Essay on the life and works of Walt Whitman, complete works and suggested reading bibliographies  

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RESEARCH & CRITICISM

Find books, essays and journal articles in MLA International Bibliography  [DATABASE]
MLA International Bibliography is the definitive literary research database, indexing the most authoritative scholarship on Walt Whitman from books and academic journals.  MLA indexes and links to the entire JSTOR literary research collection as well as linking to many other full-text providers.

Walt Whitman Quarterly Review  [JOURNAL]
The Walt Whitman Quarterly Review is a literary quarterly sponsored by the Graduate College and the Department of English and published by The University of IowaWWQR is the official journal of the Walt Whitman Studies Association, affiliated with the American Literature AssociationSearchable in MLA.

 

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PRIMARY SOURCES

PRIMARY SOURCES FROM THE COLLECTED WRITINGS OF WALT WHITMAN

PRIMARY SOURCES FROM THE COLLECTED WRITINGS OF WALT WHITMAN

Prose Works 1892 by Walt Whitman.
Edited by Floyd Stovall. New York University Press: (1963-1964).

PRIMARY SOURCES FROM THE COLLECTED WRITINGS OF WALT WHITMAN

PRIMARY SOURCES FROM THE COLLECTED WRITINGS OF WALT WHITMAN

PRIMARY SOURCES FROM THE COLLECTED WRITINGS OF WALT WHITMAN

Leaves of Grass: A Textual Varorium of the Printed Poems by Walt Whitman.
Edited by Bradkey Sculley. New York University Press (1980). 

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