Topic: Walt Whitman
How cuisine and culture collaborated to cook up an American identity.
07/01/2010 07:05 am
A poem in Walt Whitman's 'Leaves of Grass' describes a 'strange huge meteor-procession dazzling and clear shooting over our heads.' Researchers now believe they know what he was referring to.
06/07/2010 03:05 pm
The horror of the Civil War revolutionized the treatment of US war casualties.
05/30/2010 07:35 am
Short reviews of three delightful poetry collections.
04/11/2010 07:05 am
10/30/2009 01:00 am
Once, a good pistol and congressional stationery were influence enough for lobbyists.
09/28/2009 01:00 am
A history of blogging – and why it matters.
08/10/2009 01:00 am
A pocket-sized collection of poems about the power of music.
04/27/2009 01:00 am
Three short reviews of poetry collections.
04/19/2009 01:00 am
02/24/2009 12:00 am