Walt Whitman and Modern Music - Kramer Lawrence, and Kramer, Lawrence (Editor)

Walt Whitman's poetry, especially his Civil War poetry, attracted settings by a wide variety of modern composers in both English- and German-speaking countries. The essays in this volume trace the transformation of Whitman's 19th-century texts into vehicles for confronting 20th-century problems - aesthetic, social, and political. The contributors ... Read More

Walt Whitman and Modern Music 2000, Routledge, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780815331544