About Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman
Walter "Walt" Whitman was an American poet, essayist and journalist. A humanist, he was a part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism, incorporating both views in his works. Whitman is among the most influential poets in the American canon, often called the father of free verse. His work was very controversial in its time,... Wikipedia
May 31, 1819, Huntington Station, New York
March 26, 1892, Camden, New Jersey

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