The American Studies Consortium,
with support from the Nineteenth Century Forum
and the Poetry and Poetics Workshop
presents a lecture by
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
“The Grave at the End of the Poem:
Whitman Printed, Photographed, and Waxed”
Thursday, April 2
3222 Angell Hall
Reception to follow. Everyone is welcome!
Trish Loughran is Associate Professor of English & History at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her research focuses on the connections between art, history, politics, and communications technology from the early Enlightenment to the present. She is the author of The Republic in Print: Print Culture in the Age of U.S. Nation Building, 1770-1870 (Columbia UP, 2007), which was awarded the Oscar Kenshur Book Prize in Eighteenth-Century Studies.