« Discussion Question on Whitman | Main | Kelsey's Question »

Adam's Question

In Whitman’s Song of Myself he writes about 28 young men bathing, with a woman watching from her house (section 11). Can Emerson’s “transparent eyeball? be compared to this woman? Why or why not? Additionally, while nature is an obvious similarity between Whitman and Emerson, what other similarities are seen in their works?