5 Famous Authors Who Were Veterans

5 Famous Authors Who Were Veterans

Veteran’s Day is a day to honor those who have served in the military. We thank them for their service and their sacrifice. Many beloved authors of classic works have served in the U.S military, and their experiences fighting in various wars have shaped the things that they write about. The five following authors were all shaped and inspired by their time in the military, and some of their works might not have ever been created if they did not serve.

NYC Celebrates Walt Whitman’s Bicentenary

NYC Celebrates Walt Whitman’s Bicentenary

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It was the two-hundred year anniversary of Walt Whitman’s birth this past May, and The Morgan Library & Museum and  The New York Public Library are celebrating with separate exhibitions regarding one of America’s most beloved poets. The New York Public Library’s exhibition titled: Walt Whitman: America’s Poet, examines many of the individuals, beliefs, and experiences that shaped Whitman’s work while also noting his literary legacy and continuing cultural impact. The exhibition will be up from March 29, 2019 – August 30, 2019. image via biblioklept The Morgan Library & Museum’s exhibition, Walt Whitman: Bard of Democracy, includes several of …

New York City Celebrates Walt Whitman’s Bicentenary

New York City Celebrates Walt Whitman’s Bicentenary

Book Culture

It was the two-hundred year anniversary of Walt Whitman’s birth this past May, and The Morgan Library & Museum and  The New York Public Library are celebrating with separate exhibitions regarding one of America’s most beloved poets. The New York Public Library’s exhibition titled: Walt Whitman: America’s Poet, examines many of the individuals, beliefs, and experiences that shaped Whitman’s work while also noting his literary legacy and continuing cultural impact. The exhibition will be up from March 29, 2019 – August 30, 2019. image via biblioklept The Morgan Library & Museum’s exhibition, Walt Whitman: Bard of Democracy, includes several of …