In this issue, five contributors critique and analyze The Walt Whitman Archive by answering four questions about this digital archive. We invite you to read through the roundtable by question or by author.
The Walt Whitman Archive
Mark A. Greene, Evan McGonagill, Kenneth M. Price, Claire Warwick, Edward Whitley
What are the strengths of this archive? How would you use or refer to this site in your own work?Read the Responses
What are its weaknesses? What do you wish it would let you do? What changes would you suggest?Read the Responses
What about the digital form—as opposed to working with the materials in analogue form, for example—works well for you, and what does not? How does this site’s digital form contribute to the archive’s strengths and weaknesses?Read the Responses
What other issues or questions relating to The Walt Whitman Archive most intrigue you?Read the Responses