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Visiting Walt : poems inspired by the life and work of Walt Whitman /

Other Authors: Coghill, Sheila, 1952-, Tammaro, Thom.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, 2003.
Series:The Iowa Whitman series
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Table of Contents:
  • Foreword /
  • Ed Folsom
  • Expecting the Main Things
  • Defending Walt Whitman /
  • Sherman Alexie
  • Walt Whitman and the Birds /
  • Eugenio de Andrade
  • Wild With It /
  • Aliki Barnstone
  • Hair of the Field /
  • Tony Barnstone
  • Jiang Yuying, Famous Professor at Beijing University, Who Daringly Rendered into Chinese the First Complete Walt Whitman /
  • Willis Barnstone
  • Whitman's Grass /
  • Marvin Bell
  • May 31, 1989 /
  • Joe Benevento
  • Whitman in Black /
  • Ted Berrigan
  • Despair /
  • John Berryman
  • This Night: For Walt Whitman /
  • Robert Bly
  • Camden, 1892 /
  • Jorge Luis Borges
  • Your Sister /
  • Michael Dennis Browne
  • Canticle /
  • Joseph Bruchac
  • Early Evening /
  • Edward Byrne
  • Small Acts /
  • Thomas Centolella
  • Walt Whitman at the Reburial of Poe /
  • Nicholas Christopher
  • Walt Whitman in New Orleans, 1848 /
  • David Citino
  • Walt Whitman in Ohio /
  • Jonathan Cohen
  • Walt Whitman in the Car Lot, Repo or Used /
  • Gillian Conoley
  • Labor Day /
  • David Cope
  • February 12, 1865 /
  • Bruce Cutler
  • Whitman: The Wall /
  • Philip Dacey
  • Whitman, Come Again to the Cities /
  • Toi Derricotte
  • Walt, the Wounded /
  • W. S. Di Piero
  • Letter to Walt Whitman /
  • Mark Doty
  • Centennial for Whitman /
  • Richard Eberhart
  • Walt, I Salute You! /
  • Lynn Emanuel
  • Another Nameless Prostitute Says the Man Is Innocent /
  • Martin Espada
  • Green-Eyed Boy after Reading Whitman and Sandburg /
  • Dave Etter
  • To Walt Whitman /
  • Richard Fein
  • Poem for Old Walt /
  • Lawrence Ferlinghetti
  • Reading Walt Whitman /
  • Calvin Forbes
  • Walt Whitman at Timber Creek /
  • Randall Freisinger
  • A Story Having to Do with Walt Whitman /
  • Daisy Fried
  • Meeting the Master /
  • Thomas Gannon
  • Memorials /
  • Suzanne Gardinier
  • I Love Old Whitman So /
  • Allen Ginsberg
  • Lecturing on Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson in China /
  • Jesse Glass
  • For Walt Whitman /
  • Patricia Goedicke
  • The Poem of the Praises /
  • Albert Goldbarth
  • Whitman's Confession: In the Cleft of Eternity /
  • Beckian Fritz Goldberg
  • The Varied Carol /
  • David Graham
  • Matthew Brady Speaks of Whitman /
  • Matthew Graham
  • Ghazal XXXIX /
  • Jim Harrison
  • Bread /
  • William Heyen
  • Whitman Leaves the Boardwalk /
  • Edward Hirsch
  • Crossing Walt Whitman Bridge /
  • Daniel Hoffman
  • [Walt Whitman] /
  • Edwin Honig
  • Whitman in a Corner /
  • Paul Hoover
  • Old Walt /
  • Langston Hughes
  • Walt Whitman in Hell /
  • T. R. Hummer
  • Walt Whitman in the Civil War Hospitals /
  • David Ignatow
  • Under the Sign of Walt Whitman /
  • Gray Jacobik
  • Walt Whitman /
  • Juan Ramon Jimenez
  • Testament (Or, Homage to Walt Whitman) /
  • Erica Jong
  • Whitman Again /
  • John Judson
  • Kosmos /
  • Yusef Komunyakaa
  • A Whitman Portrait /
  • Steve Kowit
  • A Civil War Veteran from Indiana Recalls Visiting with Walt Whitman in a Washington Hospital /
  • Norbert Krapf
  • Dear Mr. Whitman /
  • Mark Kraushaar
  • I Sing the Body Electric /
  • Philip Levine
  • Whitman /
  • Larry Levis
  • Ode to Walt Whitman /
  • Federico Garcia Lorca
  • Walt Whitman's Brain Dropped on Laboratory Floor /
  • Thomas Lux
  • A Whit for Whitman /
  • David Mason
  • Hopkins and Whitman /
  • Lynne McMahon
  • Second-Born Son: Lines for Walt Whitman Composed on Nantucket Island /
  • Gary Miranda
  • To Walt Whitman on America's Birthday /
  • Roger Mitchell
  • Reaching Around /
  • Judith Moffett
  • Postcard to Walt Whitman from Siena /
  • Stanley Moss
  • Reading "Crossing Brooklyn Ferry" on a Summar Morning /
  • Howard Nelson
  • A Modern Poet /
  • Howard Nemerov
  • Ode to Walt Whitman /
  • Pablo Neruda
  • Nurse Whitman /
  • Sharon Olds
  • With Whitman at the Friendship Hotel /
  • Anthony Piccione
  • Reading with the Poets /
  • Stanley Plumly
  • A Pact /
  • Ezra Pound
  • Walt Whitman /
  • Edwin Arlington Robinson
  • A Porter on the Trail /
  • Larry Rottmann
  • Against Whitman /
  • Ira Sadoff
  • Reading Whitman's Democratic Vistas /
  • Terrence Savoie
  • Whitman Stock-Taking, Cataloguing /
  • James Schevill
  • Walt Whitman at the Irish Festival, Syracuse, New York: Four Snapshots /
  • Shane Seely
  • Last Days in Camden /
  • Robert B. Shaw
  • Walt Whitman at Bear Mountain /
  • Louis Simpson
  • Whitman Pinch Hits, 1861 /
  • Floyd Skloot
  • With Walt Whitman at Fredericksburg /
  • Dave Smith
  • When Helen Keller Spoke /
  • George Jay Smith
  • For You, Walt Whitman /
  • William Stafford
  • from "Hot Dog" /
  • Gerald Stern
  • Briefly Eavesdropping on Walt Whitman, Virginia, 1863 /
  • Tim Suermondt
  • Walt Whitman at Pfaff's: A Fantasy /
  • Phi Tabakow
  • An Apple from Walt Whitman /
  • Eric Torgersen
  • Walt Whitman Bathing /
  • David Wagoner
  • For Whitman /
  • Diane Wakoski
  • On Walt Whitman's Birthday /
  • Anne Waldman
  • The Good Grey Poet /
  • Theodore Weiss
  • Walt Whitman Encounters the Cosmos with the Cats of New York /
  • Gail White
  • Walt Whitman /
  • Wang Yin
  • Walt Whitman in Alabama /
  • Jake Adam York.