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the body

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Go with Ginsberg, adding to what was already said:....Whitman's most well-known section of "Leaves of Grass", Song of Myself, had to have had a great influence on Ginsberg, who used a lot of body and self imagery. Check out I Sing the Body Electric and other poems about the self. I'm only a college kid myself, so that's the best I can do.