Walt Whitman

Critical Companion to Walt Whitman  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 27, 2016
Critical Companion to Walt Whitman

Critical Companion to Walt Whitman: A Literary Reference to His Life and Work by Charles M. Oliver
English | 31 Jan. 2006 | ISBN: 0816057680 | 417 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

"Critical Companion to Walt Whitman" contains entries on every one of Walt Whitman's poems, from the widely recognized "Song of Myself," "When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd," and "Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking," to his minor works.
The Modern Scholar: Walt Whitman and the Birth of Modern American Poetry [Audiobook] {Repost}

The Modern Scholar: Walt Whitman and the Birth of Modern American Poetry [Audiobook] by Karen Karbiener
English | September 24, 2009 | ASIN: B002QBNV8Y | [email protected] kbps | 8 hrs 15 mins | 369 MB
Narrator: Karen Karbiener | Genre: Nonfiction/Culture/Poetry
Poetry and Repetition: Walt Whitman, Wallace Stevens, John Ashbery (Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory)

Poetry and Repetition: Walt Whitman, Wallace Stevens, John Ashbery (Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory) by Krystyna Mazur
English | June 24, 2005 | ISBN: 0415970571 | 202 Pages | PDF | 730.7 KB

This book examines the function of repetition in the work of Walt Whitman, Wallace Stevens and John Ashbery.

Rebel Souls: Walt Whitman and America's First Bohemians  

Posted by Balisik at Sept. 15, 2014
Rebel Souls: Walt Whitman and America's First Bohemians

Justin Martin "Rebel Souls: Walt Whitman and America's First Bohemians"
Da Capo Press | English | September 2, 2014 | ISBN: 0306822261 | 368 pages | azw, epub, lrf, mobi | 15,6 mb

Rebel Souls is the first book ever written about the colorful group of artists regulars at Pfaff’s Saloon in Manhattan rightly considered America’s original Bohemians. Besides a young Whitman, the circle included actor Edwin Booth; trailblazing stand–up comic Artemus Ward; psychedelic drug pioneer and author Fitz Hugh Ludlow; and brazen performer Adah Menken, famous for her Naked Lady routine.

Walt Whitman, Ed Begley, "Essential Walt Whitman"  

Posted by TimMa at Aug. 27, 2014
Walt Whitman, Ed Begley, "Essential Walt Whitman"

Walt Whitman, Ed Begley, "Essential Walt Whitman"
Publisher: Caedmon| 2008 | ISBN: 0061566411 | English | MP3 320 Kbps | Lenght: 00:43:00 | 124.5 Mb

A poem by Whitman may be whoops and hollers, or beating of drums, or the ebb of the tide singing to itself among the stones, or laments in the night or cries of ecstasy. Indeed, Whitman was the wind which blew poetry from its moorings in tradition and sent it into fresher waters; his poems celebrating the grandness of the human condition are cadenced for the voice and meant to be spoken aloud. …

The Cambridge Introduction to Walt Whitman (repost)  

Posted by Veslefrikk at Dec. 26, 2013
The Cambridge Introduction to Walt Whitman (repost)

The Cambridge Introduction to Walt Whitman
Cambridge University Press | 2007-03-19 | ISBN: 0521854563 | 148 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

The American Experience: Walt Whitman (2008)  

Posted by vivid23 at Jan. 13, 2013
The American Experience: Walt Whitman (2008)

The American Experience: Walt Whitman (2008)
DVDrip | 718x480 | MKV/x264 @ 2159 Kbps | 103mn | Audio: English AC3 448 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None | 1.92 GB
Genre: Documentary

In this documentary exploring the life of Leaves of Grass author Walt Whitman, fans of the poet are invited to explore his life story from the days of his working-class childhood, through his time as a Brooklyn-based newspaper reporter, and his unending quest to ensure that his work gained the attention he felt it so rightly deserved.
Walt Whitman and the Birth of Modern American Poetry [repost]

Walt Whitman and the Birth of Modern American Poetry
7xAudio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 96 kb/s (1 ch) | Duration: 7 hours | + PDF Guide | 369 mb
Genre: Cultures / Languages

In this course we'll explore how Walt Whitman broke with the tyranny of European literary forms to establish a broad, new voice for American poetry. By throwing aside the stolid conventions and clichéd meters of old Europe, Walt Whitman produced a vital, compelling form of verse, one expressive of the nature of his new world and its undiscovered countries, both physical and spiritual, intimate and gloriously public. Passionate democracy is what Whitman called his invention, and like the inventions of Edison, it would transform not only the practices of its field but also the larger dimensions of American life.
A Political Companion to Walt Whitman (Political Companions to Great American Authors)

John E. Seery, "A Political Companion to Walt Whitman (Political Companions to Great American Authors)"
Publisher: The University Press of Kentucky | ISBN 10: 0813126541 | 2010 | PDF | 368 pages | 1.8 MB

Walt Whitman (Lives & Legacies)  

Posted by yousufhunk at Aug. 13, 2011
Walt Whitman (Lives & Legacies)

Walt Whitman (Lives & Legacies)
Oxford University Press, USA | January 7, 2005 | ISBN-10: 0195170091 | 176 pages | PDF | 1.2 MB

Walt Whitman (Lives & Legacies (Oxford))
David S. Reynolds (Author)
A compelling portrait of a great American poet….. Conveys Mr. Reynolds's capacious grasp of the literature