The Walt Whitman Quarterly Review is a literary quarterly sponsored by the Graduate College and the Department of English and published by The University of Iowa. WWQR is the official journal of the Walt Whitman Studies Association, affiliated with the American Literature Association.

We are pleased to announce that, beginning with this issue of the Walt Whitman Quarterly Review—the first number of volume 33—the journal has become an open-access, online-only publication.

About This Image

Walt Whitman’s desk in the Brooklyn Times office (1891). See pp. 21-50.



Ed Folsom, The University of Iowa

Editorial Board

Betsy Erkkila, Northwestern University

Walter Grünzweig, Universität Dortmund

M. Jimmie Killingsworth, Texas A&M University

Jerome Loving, Texas A&M University

Kenneth M. Price, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Michael Robertson, The College of New Jersey

Gary Schmidgall, Hunter College, City University of New York

M. Wynn Thomas, Swansea University

Managing Editors

Stefan Schöberlein, The University of Iowa

Founding Editorial Board Members

Gay Wilson Allen, New York University

Harold Aspiz, California State University, Long Beach

Roger Asselineau, Université de Paris—Sorbonne

Arthur Golden, City College, City University of New York

James E. Miller, Jr., University of Chicago