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The poetry of Ezra Pound.

Alice Steiner Amdur

The poetry of Ezra Pound.

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Published by Russell & Russell in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972 -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3531.O82 Z54 1966
    The Physical Object
    Pagination106 p.
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5983764M
    LC Control Number66013161
    OCLC/WorldCa387846

    A brief introduction to a modernist epic. Ezra Pound’s colossal work of modernist poetry, The Cantos, runs to nearly pages and took him over half his life to write – and even then, he never finished The Cantos a masterpiece of twentieth-century poetry or an artistic failure? Is it sheer self-indulgent verbiage or an under-read and underappreciated epic for the modern world?


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Ezra Pound is generally considered the poet most responsible for defining and promoting a modernist aesthetic in poetry. In the early teens of the twentieth century, he opened a seminal exchange of work and ideas between British and American writers, and was famous for the generosity with which he advanced the work of such major contemporaries as W.

Yeats, Robert Frost, William Carlos. Be that as it may, Donald Halls' anthology Contemporary American Poetry from fifty years ago carried several poems by Pound, and one that touched us was a translation from the 8th Century Chinese poet, Li Po.

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h u l m e with prefatory note mcmxii stephen swift and co., ltd. Free download or read online The Cantos pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Ezra Pound. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this poetry, classics story are. The book has been awarded with, and many others/5. ABC of Reading is a book by Ezra Pound published in In it, Pound sets out an approach by which one may come to appreciate and understand literature (focusing primarily on poetry).

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Poems. Author: Ezra Pound,Thom Gunn; Publisher: Faber & Faber ISBN: Category: American poetry Page: 97 View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Ezra Pound was born in in Hailey, Idaho. He came to Europe in and settled in London, where he became a central figure in the literary and artistic world, befriended by Yeats and a supporter of Eliot and Joyce, among others.

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Although his structure was modeled on the ancient western epics, his style and voice remained essentially lyric in the Imagist tradition of his early poetry. The Cantos by Ezra Pound is a long, incomplete poem in sections, each of which is a canto. Most of it was written between andalthough much of the early work was abandoned and the early cantos, as finally published, date from onwards.

The Bughouse: The Poetry, Politics and Madness of Ezra Pound – review Daniel Swift’s account of the disgraced poet’s years in a mental hospital is enthralling but leaves us little wiser as.

Poet Ezra Pound was born on Octoin Hailey, Idaho. He studied literature and languages in college and in left for Europe, where he published several successful books of : Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kenner, Hugh.

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These forms have strict conventions and. Ezra Pound makes his Penguin Classics debut with this unique selection of his early poems and prose, edited with an introductory essay and notes by Pound expert Ira Nadel. The poetry includes such early masterpieces as “The Seafarer,” “Homage to Sextus Propertius,” “Hugh Selwyn Mauberley,” and the first eight of Pound’s.

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