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C K Williams

C. K. Williams (1936-2015) published twenty-two books of poetry including, Flesh and Blood , which won the National Book Critics Circle Award; Repair , which won the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry; and The Singing , winner of the National Book Award. Williams was awarded the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize in 2005. He wrote a critical study, On Whitman ; a memoir, Misgivings ; and two books of essays, Poetry and Consciousness and In Time: Poets, Poems, and the Rest .