Constructing the German Walt Whitman

Constructing the German Walt Whitman

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In this first comprehensive study in English of Walt Whitman's reception in the German-speaking countries, Walter Grunzweig posits a very broadly based notion of culture, embodying a wide variety of elements such as high literature, politics, youth movements, sexuality, and other subcultures.show more

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  • Paperback | 280 pages
  • 156.2 x 233.9 x 18.5mm | 485.35g
  • University of Iowa Press
  • Iowa, United States
  • English
  • New
  • 0877454825
  • 9780877454823

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This is the most illuminating study ever written about how an American writer has been absorbed into another culture. This book is a major achievement not only in Whitman studies but in the emerging field of intercultural textuality. Ed Folsom" "This is the most illuminating study ever written about how an American writer has been absorbed into another culture. This book is a major achievement not only in Whitman studies but in the emerging field of intercultural textuality."--Ed Folsomshow more