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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William Carlos Williams - Further Reading
... “Something Urgent I Have to Say to You” The Life and Works of William Carlos Williams ... By Herbert Leibowitz ...
20th Century In Literature - Interwar Period
... Cummings (USA) Futility by William Gerhardie (Russia, England) The Beautiful and Damned by F ... Aldous Huxley Three 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 ... Proust Manhattan 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 Barren Leaves by ...
Journey To Love (William Carlos Williams)
... Journey to Love was a 1955 Random House book by the American modernist poet/writer William Carlos Williams ... (1954), in the New Directions paperback Pictures from Brueghel and other poems by William Carlos Williams Collected Poems 1950-1962 ...
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 also the ... about Eli 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 ...
The Dial - Notable Contributors By Volume
... Proust, Arthur Rimbaud, Vincent van Gogh, William Carlos Williams, William Butler Yeats Vol ... Ezra Pound, Logan Pearsall Smith, Arthur Schnitzler, Max Weber, William Butler Yeats Vol ... Schnitzler, Wallace Stevens, Edmund Wilson, William Butler Yeats Vol ...

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