Wednesday, 29 December
454. William Carlos Williams and the American Republic: In the American Grain I
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 203-B, Convention Center
Program arranged by the William Carlos Williams Society
Presiding: Christopher John MacGowan, Coll. of William and Mary
1. “Double-Screen Documentary of Sixty Years of Ripostes and Contre-ripostes: William Carlos Williams and Ezra Pound on America,” Emily Mitchell Wallace, Bryn Mawr Coll.
2. “Williams, Pere Rables, and the American Republic in the Twenty-First Century,” Von E. Underwood, Cameron Univ.
3. “Adapting an Avant-Garde Poetics to the American Scene: William Carlos Williams in the 1930s,” Burton N. Hatlen, Univ. of Maine, Orono