Archive for October, 2009

Oct 28 2009

Edith Wharton’s Notes for an Essay on Walt Whitman

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American novelist and short story writer Edith Wharton greatly admired Whitman and planned to write an essay about him. Her notes for the unfinished essay are archived with her papers at the Bieneche Library, Yale University.

Whitman Notes Presentation

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Oct 28 2009

New York Times Coverage of Whitman’s Funeral

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My graduate students¬† visited Whitman’s grave site in Harleigh Cemetery and read the following account of his burial.

Whitman Funeral Article

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