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Gioia, Dana. “Longfellow in the Aftermath of Modernism.” Disappearing Ink: Poetry at the End of Print Culture. St. Paul, MN: Graywolf Press, 2004. Used with permission of Dana Gioia.
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Some text in the timeline (Reader's Guide pages 4-6), the text on page 7, and the caption on page 12 are cited from www.hwlongfellow.org (used with permission of the Maine Historical Society), www.nps.gov/long (used with permission of the Longfellow National Historic Site) and www.wayside.org (used with permission of Longfellow’s Wayside Inn).
Writers: Erika Koss for the National Endowment for the Arts
Series Editor: Erika Koss for the National Endowment for the Arts
Image Editor: Dan Brady for the National Endowment for the Arts
Special thanks to James Shea and Anita Israel of the Longfellow National Historic Site, Cynthia Hall Kouré of Longfellow’s Wayside Inn, Richard D’Abate and Alissa Lane of the Maine Historical Society, and Charles Calhoun.