The Portable Walt Whitman
Penguin, 30 դեկ, 2003 թ. - 608 էջ
A comprehensive collection of Whitman's most beloved works of poetry, prose, and short stories
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Yet because his poetic vision committed him to a view from below, to sympathies with outcasts, he was capable of surprising turns, like the eroticization of the black slave in “I Sing the Body Electric,” or like an extraordinary ...
He referred to his poems on this topic, especially “I Sing the Body Electric,” as his “sexuality odes,” and fiercely defended them against critics, nervous publishers ...
He once remarked that Leaves of Grass had been above all “a language experiment.” He told a group of admirers in Canada that his main object all along had been “to sing, and sing to the full, the ecstasy of simple physiological Being.
Walt Whitman Michael Warner. POEMS FROM LEAVES OF GRASS 1855 Song of Myself. 1 I celebrate myself, and sing POEMS FROM LEAVES OF GRASS.
1 I celebrate myself, and sing myself, And what I assume you shall assume, For every atom belonging to me as good belongs to you. I loafe and invite my soul, Ilean and loafe at my ease observing a spear of summer grass.