Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson. Two of the greatest American poets of the 19th century!. Walt Whitman. personality - sociable and gregarious. He was a traveler. expectations - wanted his message to be carried to the world.
Two of the greatest American poets of the 19th century!
- public spokesman of the masses
- prophet of progress
- extravagant with words and careless with repetition and self-contradiction