Walt Whitman & Bill Clinton & Emily Dickinson & Al Gore Commentator Andrei Codrescu talks about poetry and the body politic. Codrescu says the Lewinsky flap has made politicians leery of earthy imagery, like that in the poetry of Walt Whitman.
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Walt Whitman & Bill Clinton & Emily Dickinson & Al Gore

Only Available in Archive Formats.
Walt Whitman & Bill Clinton & Emily Dickinson & Al Gore

Walt Whitman & Bill Clinton & Emily Dickinson & Al Gore

Walt Whitman & Bill Clinton & Emily Dickinson & Al Gore

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Commentator Andrei Codrescu talks about poetry and the body politic. Codrescu says the Lewinsky flap has made politicians leery of earthy imagery, like that in the poetry of Walt Whitman.