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1 online resource (1 video file (1 hr., 4 min., 25 sec)) : sound.
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Originally released by Andrew Kaplan, 2020.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 13, 2020.
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Walt Whitman rises from a hardscrabble boyhood in New York to write Leaves of Grass in 1855; a work that revolutionizes poetry.℗¡This episode explores the mystery of how a seemingly ordinary writer, with little education or training, could have created such a literature-altering masterpiece. Many of Whitmańђةs most famous poems are profiled, including ́ђجThere Was a Child Went Forth,́ђح ́ђجI Hear America Singing,́ђح ́ђجSong of the Open Road,́ђح ́ђجI Sing the Body Electric,́ђح and ́ђجSong of Myself.́ђح
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Infobase, film distributor.
Andrew Kaplan (Firm)
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1 online resource (1 video file (56 min., 54 sec)) : sound.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
video file rda
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Originally released by Andrew Kaplan, 2020.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 13, 2020.
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After publishing Leaves of Grass, Whitman receives a fateful letter from Ralph Waldo Emerson, and moves to Washington to care for sick and injured Civil War soldiers. This episode brings to life such renowned poems as ́ђجOut of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking,́ђح ́ђجCrossing Brooklyn Ferry,́ђح ́ђجA Sight in Camp in the Daybreak Gray and Dim,́ђح and ́ђجThe Wound-Dresser.́ђح
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Infobase, film distributor.
Andrew Kaplan (Firm)
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1 online resource (1 video file (59 min., 41 sec)) : sound.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
video file rda
Series
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Originally released by Andrew Kaplan, 2020.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 13, 2020.
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Whitman falls in love, explores war and assassination in his poetry, and becomes disillusioned by the Gilded Age that ensues. He recovers from a debilitating stroke to live out his days in Camden NJ, where he continues to write poetry. This episode includes powerful readings of some of Whitmańђةs most acclaimed poems including ́ђجWhen Lilacs Last in the Doorýђةd Bloomed,́ђح ́ђجO Captain! My Captain!́ђح ́ђجO Me! O Life!́ђح ́ђجPrayer of Columbus,́ђح and ́ђجGoodbye My Fancy.́ђح
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Infobase, film distributor.
Andrew Kaplan (Firm)
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