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Poetics of loss in the Cantos of Ezra Pound

from modernism to fascism

by Nick Selby

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972.,
    • Modernism (Literature) -- United States.,
    • Fascism and literature -- United States.,
    • Loss (Psychology) in literature.,
    • Fascism in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

      StatementNick Selby.
      SeriesStudies in British literature ;, v. 98
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3531.O82 C28775 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3425968M
      ISBN 100773460551
      LC Control Number2005049615

      quotes from Ezra Pound: 'Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one's hand.', 'Literature is news that stays news.', and 'There is no reason why the same man should like the same books at eighteen and at forty-eight'. Ezra Pound's Effective Demand: Keynes, Causality, and The Cantos C.D. Blanton (University of California, Berkeley, USA) Bibliography Notes on Contributors Index Reviews “This provocative collection includes essays by both established and emerging scholars who engage what one of the contributors, Christoper Bush, calls "the proximity of what.

      Ezra Pound, Popular Genres, and the Discourse of Culture. Pennsylvania State University Press. pp. Peter D'Epiro. A Touch of Rhetoric: Ezra Pound's Malatesta Cantos. UMI Research Press. pp. Peter Davidson. Ezra Pound and Roman Poetry: A Preliminary Survey. Rodopi. pp. Earle Davis. Vision Fugitive: Ezra Pound and. Reviews “This illuminating study of Ezra Pound's Adams Cantos (62 to 71 of Pound's Cantos)offers a tour de force of careful literary-historical scholarship, adroit reading, and lucid Eyck gives one of the Cantos' least critically addressed and least favoured sections astute and sympathetic treatment, dispelling many misguided assumptions about The Adams Cantos and opening up.

      Pound's page Cantos, written over a period of more than fifty years (), invites the reader to join the poet on a journey from darkness and despair towards light and positive activity. In this book, George Kearns addresses the reader approaching The Cantos for the first time. “Ezra Pound and his Palpable Poetics of Environment in The Cantos: The Making Visible of Ideas” Ezra Pound Society, American Literary Association (ALA) conference in San Francisco, May , One of Ezra Pound’s widely quoted ars poetica chides “Learn of the green world what can be thy place / in scaled invention or true artistry.


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Poetics of loss in the Cantos of Ezra Pound by Nick Selby Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book examines how the modernist poetics exemplified in Ezra Pound’s epic poem The Cantos are unavoidably bound-in with the ideological forces underpinning his advocacy of fascism.

By highlighting Pound’s reliance upon a poetics of loss, the book’s close-readings of The Cantos trace his poetic development from modernism to : This book examines how the modernist poetics exemplified in Ezra Pound's epic poem The Cantos are unavoidable bound-in with the ideological forces underpinning his advocacy of fascism.

Overall it argues that Pound's reactionary urge to redefine a lost culture, couples with his sense of textual annihilation of a validating poetic centre, is the cultural ground on which his ideal of fascist republic Author: Nick Selby.

Pound's The Cantos contains music and bears a title that could be translated as The Songs—although it never is. Pound's ear was tuned to the motz et sons of troubadour poetry where, as musicologist John Stevens has noted, "melody and Ezra Weston Loomis Pound was an American expatriate poet, critic and intellectual who was a major figure of /5.

Michael Kindellan ‘The Cantos and Pedagogy Forum’ in Volume 12 Issue 3 of Modernist Cultures consists of a research-length article by my colleague, Joshua Kotin, and myself, as well as responses by Charles Altieri, Alan Golding, Marjorie Perloff, and Michael Coyle and Steven G.

Yao. Kotin and I question a critical consensus, namely that Ezra Pound’s epic poem is pedagogical, whether by.

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. The Cantos, collection of poems by Ezra Pound, who began writing these more or less philosophical reveries in The first were published in Poetry magazine in ; through the decades, the writing of cantos gradually became Pound’s major poetic occupation, and the last were published in 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. Selby, Nick. “Memory, Forgetting and American Poetics in Ezra Pound's The Pisan Cantos.'” Memory, History and Critique.

Cambridge: MIT Press. CD ROM. Selby, Nick. “‘To Dream the Republic.’ The Pisan Cantos and the Ideal City.” Poetics of Loss in The Cantos of Ezra Pound. Book award, Catherine Paul, Fascist Directive. Clemson: Clemson UP, Michael Kindellan.

The Late Cantos of Ezra Pound. London: Bloomsbury Article award, Orla Polten. To Break the Hexameter: Classical Prosody in Ezra Pound's Early Cantos.

in Modern Philology (November ): – (last updated 9 July ). Book Description: By thoroughly examining T.

Eliot and Ezra Pound collected and uncollected writings, James Longenbach presents their understandings of the philosophical idea of history and analyzes the strategies of historical interpretation they discussed in their critical prose and embodied in their poems including history.".

Ezra Pound’s Pisan Cantos and the Noh. Mainzer Studien zur Amerikanistik. 39, Trevathan, Andy K. "At Home In Exile: Ezra Pound and the Poetics of Banishment." Diss. U of Arkansas, [on Canto 74]. Free online.

Wilhelm, James J. The Later Cantos of Ezra Pound. New York: Walker, Woodward, Anthony. Ezra Pound and the Pisan.

The Poetics of the Ideogram: Ezra Pound's Poetry and Hermeneutic Interpretation by Nature's Epiphanies in the Later Cantos. "A sure-footed ode to the strength of family, the depth of loss, and the power of forgiveness.".

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Selby, Nick, Poetics of loss in the Cantos of Ezra Pound. Lewiston, N.Y.: E. Mellen Press, © Ezra Pound is widely considered one of the most influential poets of the 20th century; his contributions to modernist poetry were enormous.

He was an early champion of a number of avant-garde and modernist poets; developed important channels of intellectual and aesthetic exchange between the.

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.

Eliot and Ezra Pound dominated English poetry and criticism in the first half of the twentieth century. At the center of their practice is what Maud Ellmann calls the poetics of impersonality.

Her examination yields a set of superb readings of the major poems of the modernist by:   AG: So I’ll just read that little fragment of (Ezra) Pound (“Your eyen two wol sleye me soddenly/I may the beaute of hem nat susteyne”) – It’s a little bit of.

little bit of gossip.I’ll just read it, read it for what it sounds like to you. I’ll read the whole Canto – Canto 81 – for whatever sense it makes, as a collage of Pound’s prison mental gossip (thinking to himself.

No student of modernism, no lover of modern poetry, can avoid Ezra Pound, or the problem that is Ezra Pound. Although a notorious and enthusiastic booster of Mussolini’s Italian state during the Second World War, Pound’s influence over the shape and character of American literature in the early 20th century always seems to trump his regrettable, if not particularly surprising, politics.

Pound’s enthusiasm for Anglo-Saxon led him to create his first translations but also to imitate the rhythm and motifs of this language in his first poems, not collected in his published books but rescued thanks to Fred C. Robinson’s study on this topic. His study of Provençal poetry triggered in Pound an interest that was not exclusive to the.

Reading the forthcoming Kenner/Davenport letters, it was inevitable to return to The Cantos since they and Pound are referred to constantly. Revisiting them means cracking Kenner’s book, and his The Poetry of Ezra Pound, along with Davenport’s rarely seen thesis on the first thirty, Cities on Hills – $ on Amazon.

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.

B. Yeats, Robert Frost, William Carlos.EZRA POUND IN CONTEXT Long at the center of the modernist project, from editing Eliot’s The Waste Land to publishing Joyce, Pound has also been a provocateur and instigator of new movements, while initiating a new poetics.POUND’S FASCIST CANTOS REVISITED.

JACK ROSS. Nearly ten years ago now, I published a chapbook called Pound’s Fascist Cantos (or, to be precise, Ezra Pound’s Fascist Cantos (72 & 73) together with Rimbaud’s “Poets at Seven Years Old.” Auckland: Perdrix Press, ).

As the title suggests, the book included an annotated translation of Pound’s two Italian Cantos, with a fairly.