Perceive and discuss how/why Emily Dickinson and Walt Whitman are the two most important and influential American Poets.

It’s the central question in American Poetry: Dickinson or Whitman?You can like both, but no-one likes both equally. We’ll discuss it in our synchronous meeting on 10/17.By the end of this module, you will be able to:—Perceive and discuss how/why Emily Dickinson and Walt Whitman are the two most important and influential American Poets.—Perceive and discuss how Dickinson and Whitman inherited and altered/augmented the Romantic tradition, splitting the Romantic Sublime into Dark and Light (the Gothic and the Transcendental)