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Walt Whitman and the Earth: A Study of Ecopoetics

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How did Whitman use language to figure out his relationship to the earth, and how can we interpret his language to reconstruct the interplay between the poet and his sociopolitical and environmental world? In this first book-length study of Whitman's poetry from an ecocritical perspective, Jimmie Killingsworth takes ecocriticism one step further into ecopoetics to reconsid ...more
Hardcover, 238 pages
Published December 1st 2004 by University Of Iowa Press (first published 2004)
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