About Walt Whitman Quarterly Review

The Walt Whitman Quarterly Review is a literary quarterly sponsored by the Graduate College and the Department of English and published by The University of Iowa. WWQR is the official journal of the Walt Whitman Studies Association, affiliated with the American Literature Association. Beginning with volume 33, no. 1 (Summer 2015) the Walt Whitman Quarterly Review has become an open-access, online-only publication.

Featured Articles

Stefan Schöberlein, Zachary Turpin

“Glorious Times for Newspaper Editors and Correspondents”: Whitman at the New Orleans Daily Crescent, 1848-1849

[Walt Whitman]

Life and Adventures of Jack Engle: An Auto-Biography

Mose Velsor

Manly Health and Training, With Off-Hand Hints Toward Their Conditions

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About cover image

Letter from “Manhattan,” published in “Correspondence of the Crescent,” New Orleans Daily Crescent (January 19, 1849), page 3. For more information, see pages 1-50.

Frontmatter


Front Matter, Walt Whitman Quarterly Review, vol. 39, no. 1

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Essays


“Glorious Times for Newspaper Editors and Correspondents”: Whitman at the New Orleans Daily Crescent, 1848-1849

Stefan Schöberlein and Zachary Turpin

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Appendix: A Sampling of New Orleans Crescent “Northern Correspondence” from “Manahatta”/“Manhattan”

Walt Whitman

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Notes


Was Whitman “Betrayed” in Brazil?: Geir Campos, Ana Cristina Cesar, and the 1983 Chopping Up of Leaves of Grass

Patrícia Anzini

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“The Face, the Body, the Voice”

Ana Cristina Cesar

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Reviews


Mark Edmundson. Song of Ourselves: Walt Whitman and the Fight for Democracy.

Jerome M. Loving

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Betsy Erkkila. The Whitman Revolution: Sex, Poetry, and Politics.

M Wynn Thomas

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Ed Folsom and Christopher Merrill. “The Million Dead, Too, Summ’d Up”: Walt Whitman’s Civil War Writings.

Derek Mong

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Zachary Turpin and Matt Miller, eds. Every Hour, Every Atom: A Collection of Walt Whitman’s Early Notebooks and Fragments.

Barbara Bair

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Bibliography


Walt Whitman: A Current Bibliography, Summer 2021

Ed Folsom

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Backmatter


Back Matter, Walt Whitman Quarterly Review, vol. 39, no. 1

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