A Pulitzer Prize-winning author presents his new novel. It is set in New York City in three very different eras: the Industrial Revolution, the present, and a futuristic era populated by cyborgs – but has a unifying element: the poetry of Walt Whitman.

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  • Michael Cunningham novelist. His previous books include "The Hours" and "A Home at the End of the World."

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