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Leaves of Grass in Claude Debussy's Prose

Author: Brooks Toliver

  • Leaves of Grass in Claude Debussy's Prose

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    Leaves of Grass in Claude Debussy's Prose

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Abstract

Tracks Whitman's previously unacknowledged influence on composer Claude Debussy and proposes that "Debussy could not have avoided knowledge of Whitman had he tried, and his well-known nature aesthetic owes some--though by no means all--of its inspiration to that poet."

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Toliver, B., (1993) “Leaves of Grass in Claude Debussy's Prose”, Walt Whitman Quarterly Review 11(2), 67-81. doi: https://doi.org/10.13008/2153-3695.1398

Rights: Copyright © 1993 Brooks Toliver

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01 Oct 1993
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