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.
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Current Issue: Volume 31, Number 4 (2014)
Number Four Spring 2014
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The "need of means additional": Walt Whitman's Civil War Fundraising p. 135-157
Martin T. Buinicki
"I am a fool": Dr. Henry Cattell's Private Confession about What Happened to Whitman's Brain p. 158-162
Sheldon Lee Gosline
Recorded Lines from "America": A New Poetic Analysis p. 163-168
Back Matter and Back Cover
About This Image
Entry from the private diary of Dr. Henry Ware Cattell, prosector of the American Anthropometric Society, in which he confesses to accidentally destroying Whitman's brain following its removal during an autopsy. Private collection of Jason Cacioppo. See pp. 158-162.
Ed Folsom, The University of Iowa
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