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The Autobiography of William Carlos Williams

by William Carlos Williams

This autobiographical account of the life of William Carlos Williams recounts the challenges of being a busy physician in the town of Rutherford, New Jersey as well as pursuing a literary career. One of the finest chapters in this autobiography tells how each of his two roles stimulated and supported the other.

Paterson

by William Carlos Williams Christopher J. Macgowan

Long recognized as a masterpiece of modern American poetry, William Carlos Williams' "Paterson" is one man's testament and vision. "Paterson" is both a place -- the New Jersey city near which Williams lived -- and a man: the symbolic figure in whom the person (the poet's own life) and the public (the history of the region) are combined.

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