Table of contents for Leaves of grass : the sesquicentennial essays / edited and with an introduction by Susan Belasco, Ed Folsom, and Kenneth M. Price.

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List of Illustrations	000
Acknowledgments	000
Introduction	000
Susan Belasco, Ed Folsom, and Kenneth M. Price
Abbreviations	000
1. What We're Still Learning about the 1855 Leaves of Grass 150 Years Later
Ed Folsom	000
Part 1. Foregrounding the First Edition
2. Whitman, Marx, and the American 1848
Betsy Erkkila	000
3. United States and States United: Whitman's National Vision in 1855
M. Wynn Thomas	000
Part 2. Reading the First Edition
4. "One goodshaped and wellhung man": Accentuated Sexuality and the Uncertain 
Authorship of the Frontispiece to the 1855 Edition of Leaves of Grass
Ted Genoways	000
5. Whitman at Night: "The Sleepers" in 1855
Alan Trachtenberg	000
6. Complaints from the Spotted Hawk: Flights and Feathers in Whitman's 1855 
Leaves of Grass
Thomas C. Gannon	000
Part 3. Contextualizing the First Edition
7. Leaves of Grass and the Poetry Marketplace of Antebellum America
Susan Belasco	000
8. Leaves of Grass (1855) and the Cities of Whitman's Memory
William Pannapacker	000
9. The Lost Negress of "Song of Myself" and the Jolly Young Wenches of Civil 
War Washington
Kenneth M. Price	000
10. "Bringing help for the sick": Whitman and Prophetic Biography
Vivian R. Pollak	000
Part 4. Aftereffects
11. The Visionary and the Visual in Whitman's Poetics
M. Jimmie Killingsworth	000
12. Walt Whitman as an Eminent Victorian
Lawrence Buell	000
13. "To reach the workmen direct": Horace Traubel and the Work of the 1855 
Edition of Leaves of Grass
Matt Cohen	000
14. "Profession of the calamus": Whitman, Eliot, Matthiessen
Jay Grossman	000
15. Whitman and the Cold War: The Centenary Celebration of Leaves of Grass in 
Eastern Europe
Walter Grunzweig	000
Part 5. The Life behind the Book
16. "A Southerner as soon as a Northerner": Writing Walt Whitman's Biography
Jerome Loving	000
17. Why I Write Cultural Biography: The Backgrounds of Walt Whitman's America
David S. Reynolds	000
Part 6. A Poet Responds
18. "Strong is your hold": My Encounters with Whitman
Galway Kinnell	000
Part 7. The Critical Response
19. The First Leaves of Grass: A Bibliography
Donald D. Kummings	000
Contributors	000
Index	000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892. Leaves of grass.