Monday, 29 December
586. The Williams of Paterson Book V
1:45–3:00 p.m., Union Square 22, Hilton
Program arranged by the William Carlos Williams Society
Presiding: Terence Elliott Diggory, Skidmore Coll.
1. “Marcia Nardi and the Subversions of Paterson V,” Steven Gould Axelrod, Univ. of California, Riverside
2. “Paterson V: Style as Critique of American Symbolism,” Celia I. Carlson, Mount Hood Community Coll., OR
3. “Mythologizing Williams’s Poetics: Ekphrastic Lyricism and Sexuality in Paterson V,” Graham Stowe, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia