Who is William Carlos Williams?

  • (noun): United States poet (1883-1963).
    Synonyms: Williams

William Carlos Williams

William Carlos Williams (September 17, 1883 – March 4, 1963) was an American poet closely associated with modernism and imagism. He was also a pediatrician and general practitioner of medicine with a medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Williams "worked harder at being a writer than he did at being a physician" but excelled at both.

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The Dial - Notable Contributors By Volume
... Maddox Ford, Henry McBride, Ezra Pound, Marcel Proust, Arthur Rimbaud, Vincent van Gogh, William Carlos Williams, William Butler Yeats Vol ... Smith, Arthur Schnitzler, Max Weber, William Butler Yeats Vol ... Mann, Raymond Mortimer, Paul Rosenfeld, Arthur Schnitzler, Wallace Stevens, Edmund Wilson, William Butler Yeats Vol ...
Eli Siegel - Works - Comments On Siegel's Work
... William Carlos Williams was an early supporter of Siegel's poetry and defender of his views ... Williams wrote And Williams continued Eli Siegel's work, which in time became Aesthetic Realism, was the cause of some of the largest praise, the largest love in persons, and ... Siegel, you are writing about a contemporary who is great who all his life met what William Carlos Williams described him as meeting, `the extreme resentment that a fixed, sclerotic mind feels confronting this new ...
William Carlos Williams - Further Reading
... “Something Urgent I Have to Say to You” The Life and Works of William Carlos Williams ... By Herbert Leibowitz ...
Journey To Love (William Carlos Williams)
... to Love was a 1955 Random House book by the American modernist poet/writer William Carlos Williams ... paperback Pictures from Brueghel and other poems by William Carlos Williams Collected Poems 1950-1962 ...
20th Century In Literature - Interwar Period
... Cummings (USA) Futility by William Gerhardie (Russia, England) The Beautiful and Damned by F ... Soldiers by John Dos Passos (USA) The Great American Novel by William Carlos Williams The Devil in the Flesh by Raymond Radiguet (France) Aelita by Alexey Tolstoy (Russia) Plays ... Transfer by John Dos Passos In the American Grain by William Carlos Williams The Desert of Love by François Mauriac (France) Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos (USA) Those ...

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    Afraid lest he be caught up in a net of words, tripped up, bewildered and so defeated—thrown aside—a man hesitates to write down his innermost convictions.
    —William Carlos Williams (1883–1963)

    The business of love is
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    The natural man has only two primal passions, to get and to beget.
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    the hind
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