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Title Breaking bounds : Whitman and American cultural studies / edited by Betsy Erkkila and Jay Grossman.

Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description p. cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Breaking Bounds / Betsy Erkkila -- 1. Confusion of Tongues / Michael Moon and Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick -- 2. Whitman Drunk / Michael Warner -- 3. Whitman and Problems of the Vernacular / Jonathan Arac -- 4. Whitman, Syntax, and Political Theory / Wai Chee Dimock -- 5. His America, Our America: Jose Marti Reads Whitman / Sylvia Molloy -- 6. "In Loftiest Spheres": Whitman's Visionary Feminism / Vivian R. Pollak -- 7. Whitman's "Whoever You Are Holding Me Now in Hand": Remarks on the Endlessly Repeated Rediscovery of the Incommensurability of the Person / Allen Grossman -- 8. Errata sobre la erotica, or the Elision of Whitman's Body / Jorge Salessi and Jose Quiroga -- 9. Homosexuality and Utopian Discourse in American Poetry / Tom Yingling -- 10. America on Canvas, America in Manuscript: Imagining the Democracy / Elizabeth Johns -- 11. Whitman's Lesson on the City / Alan Trachtenberg -- 12. Making Capital: War, Labor, and Whitman in Washington, D.C. / Katherine Kinney.
13. Whitman's Calamus Photographs / Ed Folsom -- 14. "When the World Strips Down and Rouges Up": Redressing Whitman / Michael Davidson -- 15. "For America - For All the Earth": Walt Whitman as an International(ist) Poet / Walter Grunzweig -- Epilogue: Whitman's Centennial and the State of Whitman Studies / Jay Grossman.
Other author Erkkila, Betsy, 1944-
Grossman, Jay.
Subject Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Homosexuality and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Politics and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 19th century
National characteristics, American, in literature.
ISBN 0195093496 (acid-free)
019509350X (pbk. : acid free)