Author: R. W French
Seeks a better understanding of Section 38 of "Song of Myself" by attempting to answer three questions about the passage: "What is the 'usual mistake' that the poet discovers? What does it mean to look 'with a separate look'? And what is the 'overstaid fraction' that is resumed?"
How to Cite: French, R. W. (1988) “Whitman's "Overstaid Fraction": Section 38 of "Song of Myself"”, Walt Whitman Quarterly Review. 5(3). doi: https://doi.org/10.13008/2153-3695.1177