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examination of Ezra Pound

Russell, Peter

examination of Ezra Pound

a collection of essays

by Russell, Peter

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Published by Gordian Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pound, Ezra, -- 1885-1972.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 305-307.

    Statementedited by Peter Russell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3531 O82 Z8 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination307, [1] p.
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19749296M
    ISBN 10877521417X

    Pound densely packed these poems with allusions to history, literature, politics, economics, and many cultural topics that Pound was interested in while he was writing. He feared he was wasting his time writing outside poetry, [80] exclaiming that he "must stop writing so much prose". Canto XX contains a group of words and images from Mediterranean poetry, forming what Pound calls a "clear song. His detestation of universal usury accounts for his anti-Semitism. Anti-Semitism after Belsen becomes a uniquely loathsome insult to all Christian ideals, to all human aspirations, to the very core of the dignity of man. Examples of both types of Poundians can be multiplied ad infinitum if we begin citing the Little Magazines.

    He alliterates the past as a "winter wound" and looks beyond to April's white-barked trees, a color symbolic examination of Ezra Pound book an emerging purity. Indicted on a charge of treason during the war, he was eventually declared of unsound mind and spent almost 13 years confined at St. By focusing on a nexus of relationships leading to and from Pound at St. He would wear trousers made of green billiard cloth, a pink coat, a blue shirt, a tie hand-painted by a Japanese friend, an immense sombrero, a flaming beard cut to a point, and a single, large blue earring. He focused on Latin, Medieval, and Renaissance studies and formed a close friendship with fellow student William Carlos Williams, who lived for a time with the Pound family.

    Elizabeths and through other extramural research. When she was discovered the next morning by the landladies, Ida and Belle Hall, his insistence that he had slept on the floor was met with disbelief. First come the Cavalcanti translations, then Ripostes with the experiments in examination of Ezra Pound book, and the first specimens of vers libre like "The Return"; then there is the matchless Cathay, in which the imagist experiment and the concreteness of the Chinese ideogram combine in a clean, confident style, free of archaicisms; next there is Lustrapossibly his greatest single volume of poems, an astonishing virtuoso performance that gathers together all the poet's interests and accomplishments to date. If so, discuss those poetic lines that are. They dissented, not believing that the movement was Pound's invention, and Lowell eventually Anglicized the term.


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Imagisme, Pound would write in Riposte, is "concerned examination of Ezra Pound book with language and presentation". They have frozen his dynamic experimental zest, which three decades ago was still doing more good than harm, into a static Alexandrian school. That Pound himself was at this stage less than sane, "of unsound mind", and therefore unfit to stand trial, was the final verdict handed down by Judge Laws in Washington, who ordered his confinement at the sanatorium of St Elizabeth's.

For refusing to recognize the threat, a decaying world sent them "under earth's lid," an evocative image of finality — closed eyes and coffins covered with soil. True or not, her pronouncements haunt the characters through their lives.

Pound rejects Christianity in the final two cantos of this section, both of which return to the "clear song. Pound saw the divine, and he helped us see it too. They focus on the construction of the Church of San Francesco. In addition to producing a formidable canon of verse, essay, criticism, biography, and translation, Pound stirred international controversy and led a re-evaluation of language and meaning in modern verse.

Lawrence, T. He focused on Latin, Medieval, and Renaissance studies and formed a close friendship with fellow student William Carlos Williams, who lived for a time with the Pound family. Swift has done a certain amount of detective work here, though no doubt not enough to satisfy the Poundians, who are a fierce and demanding tribe.

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He may be a good writer I must admit that I personally have always regarded him as an entirely spurious writerbut the opinions that he has tried to disseminate [in] his works are evil.

Before that the three of them lived in Church Walk, Kensington—Pound at no.

Ezra Pound: Poems Summary and Analysis of

That year,was also, to provide some historical inflection that complicates things rather, Year XXIII of the "present era", that is, according to the Fascist calendar. Eliot had sent "Prufrock" examination of Ezra Pound book almost every editor in England, but was rejected.

The danger is that the critic who limits his purview too narrowly, is apt to misinterpret the text upon which he dwells. It was the first of three winters they spent together at Stone Cottage, including two with Dorothy after she and Pound married on 20 April Lawrenceand T.

In comparison to some of Pound's earlier poems, it becomes apparent that the poet's focus has shifted. With TE Hulme and others, he was also founding imagism, issuing directives to the Dryad in the British Museum - "Objective - no slither; direct - no excessive use of adjectives, no metaphors that won't permit examinationEzra Pound's poem "Hugh Selwyn Mauberley" is a landmark in the career of the great American modernist poet.

In the poem, Pound uses two alter egos to discuss the first twelve years of his career, a period during which aesthetic and literary concerns fully engaged Pound's attention.

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