Discusses Southern Literary Messenger editor George W. Bagby's dislike of Whitman and quotes from his published comments about the poet, including his 1862 preface to a parody of Whitman's poetry entitled "The War."
Keywords: Note, Southern Literary Messenger, Parodies, Responses, Periodicals, George Bagby
How to Cite:
Aspiz, H., (1983) “Whitman in The Southern Literary Messenger”, Walt Whitman Quarterly Review 1(1), 44-45. doi: https://doi.org/10.13008/2153-3695.1007
Rights: Copyright © 1983 Harold Aspiz