C. K. Williams is the author of several books of poems; he has also published an essay collection, works of translation, and a memoir. His work has received numerous awards, including the PEN/Voelcker Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, the prestigious Berlin Prize, and the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry. Williams teaches in the Writing Program at Princeton University and lives part of the year in Paris.
Listen to C.K. Williams read his poem "The Singing."