Walt Whitman's passionate writing style and bold subject matter have deeply influenced American poetry. Nearly all of his poems were published in Leaves of Grass, which Whitman obsessively expanded, edited, and republished throughout his life, ultimately leaving behind a powerful literary legacy. Twenty of his most commonly read and studied poems are discussed in depth in this volume, which also features ideas for essay topics to assist students in developing critical-thinking skills.For example, an investigation into the working class in Dickensa#39;s England might lead you to a topic on the ... A comparison and contrast essay might compare two characters or themes in a single work, or it might compare the authora#39;s treatment anbsp;...
|Title||:||Bloom's How to Write about Walt Whitman|
|Author||:||Frank D. Casale, Harold Bloom|
|Publisher||:||Infobase Publishing - 2009|