Walt Whitman's "A Noiseless Patient Spider" Analytical Essay by CalDR

Walt Whitman's "A Noiseless Patient Spider"
This paper discusses that Walt Whitman's "A Noiseless Patient Spider" is a guide to Whitman's acts of poetic creation.
# 28324 | 945 words | 6 sources | MLA | 2002 | US
Published on Jun 24, 2003 in Literature (American) , Literature (Poetry) , English (Analysis)


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This paper explains that Walt Whitman's "A Noiseless Patient Spider" appeared in many versions throughout his career, from early journals to his later works. The author points out that originally the poem spoke about difficulties in seeking love but later became more universal by speaking to the difficulty of the creative poet reaching out to the universe. The paper relates that the poem, in its latest form, is a commentary on the finiteness of human life in the universal scope.

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