Walt Whitman biography, Works, Writing, Notes

Whitman, as we can clearly see in some of his poems, repressed his nature until it split into the opposites of hearty goodfellowship in public and masturbation in private.

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It is this facet of Carpenter, the fully human person who expressed himself in his life and poetry, who is more interesting than the pamphleteer and analyst of "the third sex."Carpenter as a social reformer argues for liberation, sometimes with the biting humor of the iconoclast as in , but Carpenter as a poet liberated, and reading his poetry is a more vitally liberating experience than reading the more skillfully constructed poetry of Walt Whitman.

Walt Whitman's Poetry: A Psychological Journey

Emma Goldman Reading Walt Whitman: Aesthetics, Agitation, and the Anarchist Ideal ..