Thomas Riggs



Democracy in the Poetry of Walt Whitman

Manifesto in Literature bookcover


Greenhaven Press, Social Issues in Literature series, 2012

Publisher's Description

Social Issues in Literature meets the need for materials supporting curriculum integration. Each title in this distinctive new series examines an important literary work or body of work through the lens of a major social issue.

Each volume presents biographical and critical information on the author, viewpoints on the social issue portrayed in the book, and contemporary assessments of the social issue as well as a chronology of important dates in the author’s life, discussion questions, a guide to additional literary works that focus on the same social issue, a bibliography for further research and a thorough subject index.”

Democracy in the Poetry of Walt Whitman is one of many books Thomas Riggs & Company has developed and edited for the Social Issues in Literature and other series for Greenhaven Press.

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