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The Poetic Achievement of Ezra Pound

by Michael Alexander

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Published by Edinburgh University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry & poets: from c 1900 -,
  • Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Poetry,
  • American English,
  • English,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • USA,
  • Poetry / History & Criticism,
  • American - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7963940M
    ISBN 100748609814
    ISBN 109780748609819

    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.   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.

    Welch, Milton L. “‘Till Was Hung Yesterday’: Louis Till as Lynching Topos in the Pisan Cantos.” Ezra Pound and Education. Eds. Steven Yao and Michael Coyle. Orono: The National Poetry Foundation, BOOK CHAPTERS AND SECTIONS. Alexander, Michael. “The Pisan Cantos.” The Poetic Achievement of Ezra Pound. London: Faber. Ezra Pound’s poem “The Plunge” has been the subject of commentary by a number of analysts. Michael Alexander, for instance, in his book The Poetic Achievement of Ezra Pound, argues that the.

    For all his literary fecundity, Ezra Loomis Pound was also more than a little bonkers. The Bughouse: The Poetry, Politics, and Madness of Ezra Pound by Daniel Swift. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, pages, $ By Matt Hanson. Ezra Pound is the Zelig of literary modernism. A Private Collection Of Thought-Provoking Articles And Essays About Politics, Race, Culture, Religion And A Whole Lot Of Other Stuff.


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Ezra Pound is a central figure in the development of modern English poetry, yet his poetry is often regarded as too difficult. This classic study, available for the first time in paperback, provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to Pound's work/5(4).

Ezra Pound is the central figure in the development of modern English poetry, yet his poetry is often regarded as too difficult. This classic study, available for the first time in paperback, provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to Pound's work/5(4).

Ezra Pound is a central figure in the development of modern English poetry, yet his poetry is often regarded as too difficult. This classic study, available for the first time in paperback.

The vitality of Pound’s contribution to the arts before the Great War, and the redirection he gave to poetry during his years in Kensington, are acknowledged. His own poetry, however, has received less unanimous recognition, and is commonly not much considered, in Britain at least.

The Poetic Achievement of Ezra Pound. Michael Alexander The Poetic Achievement of Ezra Pound book Pound and The Cantos: A Record of Struggle. Wendy Stallard Flory The Tale of the Tribe: Ezra Pound and the Modern Verse Epic.

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 : In an introduction to the Literary Essays of Ezra Pound, T.S. Eliot declared that Pound “is more responsible for the 20th-century revolution in poetry than is any other individual.” Four decades later, Donald Hall reaffirmed.

Ezra Pound has been called "the inventor of modern poetry in English." The verse and criticism which he produced during the early years of the twentieth century very largely determined the directions of creative writing in our time; virtually every major poet in England and America today has acknowledged his help or influence.

Ezra Pound achieved an improbable balance of scholar erudition in literature and poetry, and clarity for the lay person. It is a pity that politically he was in the wrong side of history. As such, 5/5(1).

In when a panel of his fellow poets (including T.S. Eliot, Robert Lowell, W.H. Auden and Allen Tate) awarded Ezra Pound the Bollingen Prize for The Pisan Cantos there was an immediate and angry public debate. The reaction is not surprising and might have been worse had the texts of Pound’s wartime broadcasts over Rome Radio been publicly available.

BOOKS RECEIVED THE POETIC ACHIEVEMENT OF EZRA POUND, by Michael Alexander, Faber and Faber [£] and University of California Press, $ This page book is intended to provide “in a manageable volume, an introductory critical survey of Pound's verse as a whole, including the translations." It has some 20 pages.

The poetic achievement of Ezra Pound. [Michael J Alexander] Pound, Ezra, -- Poetry in English -- American writers -- Pound, Ezra Critical studies; More like this: Similar Items Ezra Pound; Ezra Pound: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Alexander.

The poetic achievement of Ezra Pound. [Michael Alexander] -- "Ezra Pound is the central figure in the development of modern English poetry, yet his poetry is often regarded as too difficult. This classic study, available for the first time in paperback.

Ezra Pound, in full Ezra Loomis Pound, (born OctoHailey, Idaho, U.S.—died November 1,Venice, Italy), American poet and critic, a supremely discerning and energetic entrepreneur of the arts who did more than any other single figure to advance a “modern” movement in English and American promoted, and also occasionally helped to shape, the work of such.

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Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. POETIC ACHIEVEMENT OF EZRA POUND By Michael Alexander **Mint Condition**. -- Bernard Bergonzi It is good to see a new edition of Michael Alexander's 'The Poetic Achievement of Ezra Pound' (EUP).

Free from all jargon or theorising, this is much the finest introduction to Pound's poetry that has been written. -- William Cookson The best introduction to Pound's poetry as a whole, including thetranslations/5(3).

Froula, C. Review of The Poetic Achievement of Ezra Pound by Michael Alexander; Ezra Pound and the Cantos: A Record of Struggle by Wendy Stallard Flory; and The Tale of the Tribe: Ezra Pound and the Modern Verse Epic by Michael André : Christine Froula.

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Despite his brutal politics, Pound’s poetic achievement remains unassailable. The Archive is delighted to present three of the most significant Cantos, Numbers 1, 45 and Also featured is an extract from an earlier sequence seen by many as a turning point in his career, ‘Hugh Selwyn Mauberley’.

Cathay () is a collection of classical Chinese poetry translated into English by modernist poet Ezra Pound based on Ernest Fenollosa's notes that came into Pound's possession in At first Pound used the notes to translate Noh plays and then to translate Chinese poetry to English, despite a complete lack of knowledge of the Chinese language.

The volume's 15 poems are seen less as strict translations .Ripostes of Ezra Pound is a collection of 25 poems by the American poet Ezra Pound, submitted to Swift and Co. in London in Februaryand published by them in October that year. It was published in the United States in July by Small, Maynard and Co of Boston.

Ripostes is the first collection in which Pound moves toward the economy of language and clarity of imagery of the Imagism Illustrator: Dorothy Shakespear.book-bound channels, the imaginations that produced those works were forged in the combustible mix of new media and technologies that emerged in the early 20th century.

The argument focuses on the poetics of Ezra Pound and Gertrude Stein, innovative poets who composed some of the most prescient, insightful writings on record about the.