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. Beginning with volume 33, no. 1 (summer 2015) the Walt Whitman Quarterly Review has become an open-access, online-only publication.
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Current Issue: Volume 36, Number 2 (2019) Double Issue
Numbers Two/Three Fall 2018/Winter 2019
Great Audiences “absorb, adopt it”: Walt Whitman’s “The Old Bowery” p. 128-154
Back Matter and Back Cover
About This Image
A newly recovered photograph of Walt Whitman by William Kurtz. See pp. 155-178.
Ed Folsom, The University of Iowa
Stephanie M. Blalock, The University of Iowa
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
M. Wynn Thomas, Swansea University
Brandon James O'Neil, 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