Sorokin, “The Bard of Life” (Walt Whitman 1819-1892)

 

Sorokin, ‘Walt Whitman’

БАРД ЖИЗНИ

‘The Bard of Life’

 

Posted here (English and Russian texts above; also PDF of original text):

Pitirim A. Sorokin, “The Bard of Life (Walt Whitman 1819-1892)

Vseobshchiy Zhurnal [Universal Magazine] 2 (1912), 130-205

Translated from the Russian by Roger W. Smith.

 

posted by Roger W. Smith

      February 2022

Author: Roger W. Smith

Roger W. Smith is a writer and independent scholar based in New York City. His experience includes freelance writing and editing, business writing, book reviewing, and the teaching of writing and literature as an adjunct professor at St. John’s University. Mr. Smith's interests include personal essays and opinion pieces; American and world literature; culture, especially books and reading; classical music; current issues that involve social, moral, and philosophical views; and experiences of daily living from a ground level perspective. Sites on WordPress hosted by Mr. Smith include: (1) rogersgleanings.com (a personal site comprised of essays on a wide range of topics) ; (2) rogers-rhetoric.com (covering principles and practices of writing); (3) roger-w-smiths-dreiser.site (devoted to the author Theodore Dreiser); and (4) pitirimsorokin.com (devoted to sociologist and social philosopher Pitirim A. Sorokin).

2 thoughts on “Sorokin, “The Bard of Life” (Walt Whitman 1819-1892)”

  1. Amazing, Roger! I had no idea of the breadth and depth of your scholarship. So humble. There could also be a site, “Roger’s New York.”

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