May 31, 2016

Closer Yet He Approaches Us

By Cody Walker

I’ve made it a habit, from time to time on this blog, to note Whitman’s birthday. The day has come round again; the great gray celebrant is 197 years old. […]

September 2, 2014

The Dutiful Mob, Reconsidered

By Cody Walker

It’s the day after Labor Day, which means—at many college campuses, including the one where I teach—that fall classes are starting. In constructing the syllabus for my poetry workshop, I’ve […]