NYC Celebrates Walt Whitman’s Bicentenary

NYC 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 …

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 …