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Jerome Loving

Jerome Loving is the author of several books on Walt Whitman, most recently the critical biography Walt Whitman: The Song of Himself (California, 1999), a finalist for the 2000 Los Angeles Times Book Prize in Biography. His awards include a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship and a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship. He is a Distinguished Professor of English at Texas A&M University.


The Walt Whitman Controversy: A Lost Document

The publication of significant previously unpublished work by one of America’s best-known authors is always a major literary event, but when it is an unpublished piece by Mark Twain about another of America’s legendary writers, Walt Whitman, it i [...]