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William Carlos Williams, an American artist

James E. B. Breslin

William Carlos Williams, an American artist

with a new preface

by James E. B. Breslin

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • National characteristics, American, in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames E.B. Breslin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3545.I544 Z577 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 246 ;
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2535545M
    ISBN 100226074072
    LC Control Number85016343

    Spring and All was cited as one of the 88 "Books That Shaped America" by the Library of Congress in In its statement on the impact of the work, The Library of Congress notes: "A practicing physician for more than 40 years, William Carlos Williams became an experimenter, innovator and revolutionary figure in American poetry.   William Carlos Williams was born in a comfortably middle class home in Rutherford, New Jersey, in He would spend virtually his whole life in and around the environs of his hometown. His father was American, but his mother was born of a “respectable” Puerto Rican family, meaning they had almost pure Spanish : Emily Mace.

    Herbert Leibowitz on William Carlos Williams and Ezra Pound: Episodes from a sixty-year friendship Major works: Spring and All • In the American Grain • Paterson • “The Red Wheelbarrow” • “This Is Just to Say” • “Asphodel, That Greeny Flower”. William Carlos Williams essay collection ought to be read as supplementary by those reading William T Vollmanns Seven Dreams: A Book of North American Landscapes. It is a compact attempt to survey an american spirit by way of its history.4/5.

    Buy William Carlos Williams: An American Artist New edition by Breslin, James E. B. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low . A Recognizable Image: William Carlos Williams on Art and Artists abstract Alfred Stieglitz American artist attack better Bosch Brancusi Buffalo Calas Calas's canvas Cezanne Charles Demuth Charles Sheeler Collection color Book II of Paterson received the first National Book Award for poetry in Williams was named consultant in.


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Poet, novelist, essayist, and playwright William Carlos Williams is often said to have been one of the principal poets of the Imagist movement.

- The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets. Get this from a library. William Carlos Williams: an American artist. [James E B Breslin; William Carlos Williams]. Biography of William Carlos Williams.

an American poet closely associated with modernism and Imagism. He was also a pediatrician and general practitioner of medicine, having graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

A highly poetic prose meditation on American myth, character, and history, In the American Grain () would come from the same time; it is an enterprise of vision and critique that anyone interested in American literature should read.

Beginning in the s, Williams would write a number of novels and short stories. The Collected Poems of William Carlos Williams, Vol. 1: William Carlos Williams $. A list of poems by William Carlos Williams Poet, novelist, essayist, and playwright William Carlos Williams is often said to have been one of the principal poets of the Imagist movement.

- The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting.Williams, a New Jersey poet, felt an emotional bond with Whitman, who spent his later years in Camden.

In turn, both Williams and Whitman were spiritual mentors to yet another New Jersey poet, Allen Ginsberg. Bibliography. Breslin, James E. William Carlos Williams: An American Artist.

New York: Oxford UP, Tapscott, Stephen.The poem Paterson, William Carlos William's epic masterpiece, consists of 5 books and part of a 6th, published between and Paterson is set around the town of Paterson, New Jersey and the Passaic Falls, a source of energy for both the town and the poem.

Williams wrote, "Paterson is a long poem in four parts — that a man in himself is a city, beginning, seeking .