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Title Whitman noir : black America and the good gray poet / edited by Ivy G. Wilson
Published Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Iowa Whitman series
Iowa Whitman series.
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes PDF title page (viewed May 21, 2014)
Subject Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Criticism and interpretation.
African Americans in literature.
Race relations in literature.
Slavery in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1609382625 (electronic bk.)
9781609382629 (electronic bk.)