A Companion to Walt Whitman

A Companion to Walt Whitman

Editor(s): Donald D. Kummings

Print ISBN: 9781405120937

Online ISBN: 9780470996812

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996812

Author Biography

About the Author

Donald D. Kummings is a Professor of English at the Parkside Campus of the University of Wisconsin. His books on Whitman include Walt Whitman, 1940-1975: A Reference Guide (1982), Approaches to Teaching Whitman's 'Leaves of Grass' (1990) and with J.R. LeMaster Walt Whitman: An Encyclopedia (1998). In 1990, his collection of poems, The Open Road Trip was awarded the Posner Poetry Prize by the Council for Wisconsin Writers. In 1997, the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching named him Wisconsin Professor of the Year.