The Whitman Revolution: Why Poetry Matters

April 12, 2019 - 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Main Library Gallery

Friday, April 12, 3:30-5:00: Betsy Erkkila, Northwestern University, “The Whitman Revolution: Why Poetry Matters.” Erkkila is the author of numerous books on Whitman and American literature, including Whitman the Political Poet (1989) and the forthcoming The Whitman Revolution: Why Poetry Matters.

For more information about the exhibit, see here.