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Ezra Pound, poet

Anthony David Moody

Ezra Pound, poet

a portrait of the man and his work

by Anthony David Moody

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pound, Ezra, -- 1885-1972,
  • Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA. David Moody.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3531.O82 Z75416 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 507, [4] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages507
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24078232M
    ISBN 100199571465
    ISBN 109780199571468
    LC Control Number2009504890

      ★ 10/12/ As the subtitle suggests, the third volume in Moody’s biography of Ezra Pound depicts some of the most difficult experiences of the poet’s life, from being arrested by U.S. forces in Italy in on charges of treason, to confinement in a Washington, D.C., mental hospital from to Brand: Oxford University Press. Ezra Weston Loomis Pound was an American expatriate poet and critic and a major figure in the early modernist movement in poetry. He became known for his role in developing Imagism, which, in reaction to the Victorian and Georgian poets, favored tight language, unadorned imagery, and a strong correspondence between the verbal and musical qualities of the verse and the mood it .

      This book is a very good introduction to the work of Ezra Pound. There's a little bit of everything! You get some of his earlier, shorter poems, like "In a Station of the Metro," some translations, like "The Seafarer," or "Homage to Sextus Propertius," the famous Mauberley sequence (this book includes both the "original" poem "Hugh Selwyn Mauberley" and Pound's /5(5).   Ezra Pound: Poet, the Epic Years by A David Moody pp, OUP, Telegraph offer price: £ (PLUS £ p&p) (RRP £25, ebook £). Call or see 5/5.

      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.3/5(2).   Ezra Pound: Poet. Vol 1: The Young Genius by A David Moody pp, Oxford, £ There's a blur near the centre of 20th-century literary biography: lives of the two greatest modernists.


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Ezra Pound: Poet I: The Young Genius If you want the fullest account of Pound's life to date, start with this volume. It is the first of two volumes and will when complete be more detailed than any biography of the poet so far.

If you want to understand why Ezra Pound deserves a biography of this magnitude, read Pound/5(5). The long-awaited second volume of A. David Moody's critically acclaimed three-part biography of Ezra Pound weaves together the illuminating story of his life, his achievements as a poet and a composer, and his one-man crusade for economic justice/5(10).

This pioneering study did much to rehabilitate Ezra Pound's reputation after a long period of critical hostility and neglect.

Published init was the first comprehensive examination of the Cantos and other major works that would strongly influence the course of Ezra Pound poetry.5/5(1). Ezra Pound has books on Goodreads with ratings.

Ezra Pound’s most popular book is Selected Poems of Ezra Pound. Ezra Pound Credit Joe Ciardiello In sorting out all Pound’s contradictions and complexity, Moody, a professor emeritus at the University of York and the author of a previous book about Eliot.

Ezra Pound Ezra Pound was born on Octoin Hailey, Idaho. He studied literature and languages in college and in left for Europe, where Born: This first volume of what will be a full-scale biography presents Ezra Pound as a very determined and energetic young genius--at 15 he told his father "I want to write before I die the greatest poems that have ever been written"--setting out to make his way both as a poet and as a force for civilization in England and America in the years before, during and just after4/5.

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.

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 United States and Europe; and contributed to important literary.

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.

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. A crucial architect of literary Modernism, American poet Ezra Pound (–) looms over 20th-century cultural history. In the early teens of the 20th century, he was the heart of a seminal network, exchanging ideas between American and British authors.

‘The Seafarer’. As well as being a fine poet, Ezra Pound was also a gifted translator, and many of his own poems incorporate allusions to different literary traditions, from the Japanese haiku to ancient Greek lyric and epic poetry and the French troubadours.

This line Anglo-Saxon poem is often considered an elegy, since it appears to be spoken by an old sailor looking back on his.

Langston Hughes’s Letter to Ezra Pound. Poet to Poet. A new book of the poet’s letters includes missives to Richard Wright, James Baldwin, and.

Hilda Doolittle (Septem – Septem ) was an American poet, novelist, and memoirist, associated with the early 20th century avant-garde Imagist group of poets, including Ezra Pound and Richard published under the pen name H.D. Hilda was born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, inand grew up just outside Philadelphia in Upper Darby.

Ezra Pound is generally considered the poet most responsible for defining and promoting a modernist aesthetic in poetry. - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and.

The long-awaited second volume of A. David Moody's critically acclaimed three-part biography of Ezra Pound weaves together the illuminating story of his life, his achievements as a poet and a composer, and his one-man crusade for economic justice. The years were the most productive of Pound's career.

Ezra Pound's daughter aims to stop Italian fascist group using father's name CasaPound, named after the American poet, was supported by a racist who killed two African men in.

Ezra Weston Loomis Pound was an American expatriate poet and critic and a major figure in the early modernist movement in poetry. He became known for his role in developing Imagism, which, in reaction to the Victorian and Georgian poets, favored tight language, unadorned imagery, and a strong correspondence between the verbal and musical qualities of the verse and the mood it.

‘Hugh Selwyn Mauberley’ was published by Ezra Pound in and is one long piece that is made up of eighteen short poems. Pound’s failures as a poet might be represented in the character.

A lot of information about Pound is found in. 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 ).

Ezra Pound: Poet: Volume III: The Tragic Years – by A. David Moody book review. Click to read the full review of Ezra Pound: Poet: Volume III: The Tragic Years – in New York Journal of Books. Review written by Karl : A. David Moody.Get this from a library! Ezra Pound, poet: a portrait of the man & his work.

[Anthony David Moody] -- This second volume of A. David Moody's full-scale portrait, covering Ezra Pound's middle years, weaves together into a single highly readable and challenging narrative, in a way that has not been.