Whitman noir : black America and the good gray poet /

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Wilson, Ivy G. (Editor)
Format: Book
Published: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, [2014]
Series:Iowa Whitman series.
Table of Contents:
  • Erasing race : the lost Black presence in Whitman's manuscripts / Ed Folsom
  • The "Creole" episode : slavery and temperance in Franklin Evans / Amina Gautier
  • Kindred darkness : Whitman in New Orleans / Matt Sandler
  • Walt Whitman, James Weldon Johnson, and the violent paradox of US progress / Christopher Freeburg
  • Postwar America, again / Ivy G. Wilson
  • Transforming the kosmos : Yusef Komunyakaa musing on Walt Whitman / Jacob Wilkenfeld
  • For the sake of people's poetry : Walt Whitman and the rest of us / June Jordan
  • On Whitman, Civil War memory, and my South / Natasha Trethewey
  • Whitman : year one / Rowan Riccardo Phillips
  • Afterword : at Whitman's grave / George B. Hutchinson.