Saturday, 08 January
612. William Carlos Williams and the “Radiant Gist” of Science
3:30–4:45 p.m., Plaza III, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the William Carlos Williams Society
Presiding: Erin Templeton, Converse Coll.
1. “Kora in Hell’s Outbreak Narrative: Williams, the 1918 Influenza Pandemic, and Contagious Form,” Jill Richards, Univ. of California, Berkeley
2. “On the Beginnings of Paterson: Infinite Complexity, Self-Similarity, and the Search for Williams’s ‘New World That Is Always “Real”,’” Andrew Shotts, Auburn Univ., Auburn
3. “Near and Far in Paterson,” Natalia Cecire, Univ. of California, Berkeley
For abstracts, visit http://WCWSociety.wordpress.com.