Whitman’s genius, passions, poetry, and androgynous sensibility entwined to create an exuberant life amid the turbulent American mid-nineteenth century. In vivid detail, Kaplan examines the mysterious selves of the enigmatic man who celebrated the freedom and dignity of the individual and sang the praises of democracy and the brotherhood of man.
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Fine research about a very interesting life, but it’s a shame that a biography about an author who could write so beautifully, should itself be so poorly written.
How could this sentence get past an editor “Instead of glories Whitman had horrors previously unimaginable strung like beads on his smallest sights and hearings.”
Or this whopper, “The night in August 1860 that Howells overcame his dread of Gomorrah and visited Pfaff’s fragrant temple of tobacco smoke, lager beer, Rhine wine, wurst and s