Emory Holloway

Emory Holloway (1885–1977) was an American author and educator, best known for his work on the poet Walt Whitman. He was a professor of English and is noted for his biography of Whitman, for which he won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography in 1927. Holloway's scholarship significantly contributed to Whitman studies and American literary history.


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  1. 1. Whitman

    This biography offers an in-depth exploration of the life and works of renowned American poet Walt Whitman. The book delves into Whitman's personal life, his relationships, his experiences during the Civil War, and his influence on American literature. It also provides a comprehensive analysis of Whitman's poems, including his most famous work, "Leaves of Grass," shedding light on his unique style and themes.