Zachary Turpin - Walt Whitman's LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF JACK ENGLE

Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
2421 Bissonnet Street
Houston, TX 77005

Zachary Turpin is a doctoral candidate in English at the University of Houston. With interests in nineteenth-century periodical culture and digital humanities, he has uncovered lost works by a number of American authors, including Walt Whitman, Mark Twain, Emma Lazarus, Rebecca Harding Davis, Ambrose Bierce, and L. Frank Baum. He lives with his family in Houston, Texas.

Turpin's latest discovery has been covered by The New York Times, Houston Chronicle, NPR/All Things Considered, and CBS News.

Life and Adventures of Jack Engle: An Auto-Biography; A Story of New York at the Present Time in which the Reader Will Find Some Familiar Characters (Iowa Whitman Series) Cover Image
By Walt Whitman, Zachary Turpin (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781609385125
Availability: Unlikely to Be Available
Published: University Of Iowa Press - February 17th, 2017