Today is William Carlos Williams’s birthday.
We celebrate with a look through the archives.
(September 17, 1883 – March 4, 1963)
From Selected Poems of William Carlos Williams
A prescription for James Laughlin from William Carlos Williams
A birthday poem
A poem for WCW’s wife Florence Williams
A risqué birthday poem
William Carlos WIliams sent “Turkey in the Straw” to Louis Zukofsky with the note above
The WCW drawer at New Directions
Happy Birthday WIlliam Carlos Williams!