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Whitman faced financial struggles most of his life because he valued ...


To enable full disclosure of the financial position and performance of the organisation including the fact that it is struggling 2. To enable lenders in deciding ...

Diego Rivera: His Life and Times


So wrote Archibald MacLeish in his Frescoes for Mr. Rockefeller's City, published ... greatest painters with one of the world's richest financial dynasties to give the ... enough to ask of each one who wants my work that he ask for it on my value. ... not have as its object ornamenting, but extending in time and space the life o...

The "need of means additional": Walt Whitman's Civil War Fundraising


While he was more sympathetic with the Christian Commission's ap- proach to .... The Commission's efforts to encourage financial and material support took ...

SPACE AS A KEY WORD David Harvey - Front Desk Apparatus


May 29, 2004 ... He may well have included it in that short list of concepts, such as ... exists only because objects exist and relate to each other. .... The relational concept of space is most often associated with the name of .... constructs his own distinctive tripartite division of material space (the space of experience and of.

Empty Harvest at Waiilatpu: The Mission Life of Narcissa Whitman


Writing from the Waiilatpu mission in Oregon, Narcissa Whitman recalled ... His proposal that she share his calling led to more soul-searching. ... based on romantic love, would-be missionaries like Narcissa had other values and norms. ... population," he concluded, "than to spend their lives in what they apprehend will be ...

Traces of the Old, Uses of the New: The Emergence of Digital ...


I was particularly interested in the “New Vistas in Whitman Studies” panel during ... of attendees waited impatiently while the conference organizers struggled to set .... to his decision to experiment with digital scholarship, but he believes that his .... material objects, and more, and new historicist scholars read materials from ...

The Life of W. B. Yeats - The New York Times


Reveries Over Childhood and Youth, by contrast, records the excitement of a return journey ... In fact the England in which Yeats was to spend much of his life plays ... In the 1890s Yeats's friend Arthur Symons would evoke it as an art object in its ... of his life are marked by the settled distaste with which he had viewed most ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo | Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy


In his lifetime, Ralph Waldo Emerson became the most widely known man of letters ... of the American Transcendental movement and influence on Walt Whitman, ... between its older conservative values and the radical reform movements and ... serving only until 1832 when he resigned at least in part over his objections to ...

The Marriage of Thought and Action: A Study of Dietrich Bonhoeffer


May 13, 2015 ... Penrose Library, Whitman College ... One of the most influential Christian thinkers to emerge from ... include him in this discussion because his method, his conclusions, and .... Bonhoeffer wrote, even he speeds over Creation and Fall. ... his life that supported peace, and, for that reason, he could not have ...

Fall courses | Freshman Seminars in the Residential Colleges


Objects and materials studied will include souvenirs taken home by pilgrims, badges worn by pilgrims to identify .... FRS 121 Design, Craft, and Ethical Value EM

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About Walt Whitman - English


Walt Whitman, arguably America's most influential and innovative poet, was born into a ... Trained as a carpenter but struggling to find work, he had taken up farming by the ... life, in part because of the early influence of Hicks, and in part because his ... Even late in his life, he could still recall the excitement of seeing th...

The trouble with Steve Jobs - Fortune


Mar 5, 2008 ... The same traits that make him a great CEO drive him to put his company, and ... next, Apple CEO Steve Jobs—then presiding over the most dramatic ... press, he announced that he had faced a life-threatening illness and was “cured. ... speaking on condition of anonymity because of the topic's sensitivity.

Re-collecting Soldiers: Walt Whitman and the Appreciation of ...


... Whitman disdained that element of capitalism which elevated money over men, and promoted ... ideology,” a process that valued political ideology more than human life, .... in the notebooks he was at work translating his immediate material reality into ... the objects collected. collections, like Whitman's notebooks of textual.