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Whitman and the Afterlife: "Sparkles from the Wheel"

Author: William J Scheick

  • Whitman and the Afterlife: "Sparkles from the Wheel"

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    Whitman and the Afterlife: "Sparkles from the Wheel"

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Abstract

Reads "Sparkles from the Wheel" as a poem "about time, especially in relation to the afterlife," that views life as "an ongoing sequence of spiraling trajectories in which every ending is always a new beginning."

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Scheick, W. J., (2002) “Whitman and the Afterlife: "Sparkles from the Wheel"”, Walt Whitman Quarterly Review 20(2), 80-86. doi: https://doi.org/10.13008/2153-3695.1703

Rights: Copyright © 2002 William J Scheick

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01 Oct 2002
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