One Life: Walt Whitman, a Kosmos


Subject:
Authors by Region: United States , Poetry , Poets , New York

Description:
This exhibit about the poet Walt Whitman features a timeline of Whitman's life illustrated primarily with portraits of the poet. It also includes an introduction to the poet, an essay, audio excerpts from Whitman's "Leaves of Grass," audio of Whitman reading "America," and profiles of some of "Whitman's heirs" (such as jazz musician Charlie Parker and painter Jackson Pollock). From the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery.

Publisher:
Smithsonian Institution

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.npg.si.edu/exhibit/whitman/


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