TITLE: The Afterlives of Specimens: Science & Mourning in Whitman's America
SPEAKER: Lindsay Tuggle
EVENT DATE: 01/24/2013
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 56 minutes
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Lindsay Tuggle examines the Civil War narratives of Walt Whitman and Union surgeon John H. Brinton as alternative histories of war casualties: military and poetic, phantom and physical.