Leaves of Grass Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

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Chapter Abstracts

Sections 1-4

* This is a collection of poems by Walt Whitman.

* The poet associates himself with the birth of the United States.

* Whitman appears to appreciate the divinity in all.

* Whitman uses many overt sexual references.

* Whitman writes a poem about the place of his birth.

* The author speaks of the activities of others.

* Whitman talks about metaphysical topics as well.

Sections 5-17

* Whitman writes about the experiences he has in his own body.

* Whitman speaks of mortality.

* Whitman writes about being burning up by religion.

* The author pays homage to Manhattan, a city he loves.

* Whitman stresses the importance of living in the now.

* There is a fondness for appreciating all people.

* Whitman warns that not all people are as they seem on the surface.

Sections 18-25

* A muse beckons Whitman to sing a song that has never been sung before.

* Whitman pays homage to the pioneers...

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