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The Poetry of Ezra Pound
James Laughlin, in his foreword, writes that The Poetry of Ezra Pound “turned the tide” not only for its subject but also for his company, New Directions, which first published it in America.
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A fascinating book, one of the first critical attempts to come to terms with Pound. Parke Muth rated it it was amazing Apr 27, Aug 12, Jacob rated it liked it. Mentatreader rated it liked it Jun 04, You can watch Kenner trying to find ways of explaining why he thinks Pound is a great poet. The book which put Pound on the ‘academic stock exchange’, as Laughlin had it, correctly, is mainly worth the five stars every Poundian will give it, unless three-quarters of a century later you’re having to produce essays possibly read by twenty people about what it gets wrong about Pound and China and Japan.
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This pioneering study did much to rehabilitate Ezra Pound’s reputation after a long period of critical hostility and neglect. Matt rated it it was amazing Jun 08, Not as readable as Kenner’s later books, he had apparently read pouns of Pound’s prose criticis A fascinating book, one of the first critical attempts to come to terms with Pound. Refresh and try again.
This pioneering study did much to rehabilitate Ezra Pound’s reputation after a long period of critical hostility and neglect. Books by Hugh Kenner. The Poetry of Ezra Pound. Michael rated it it was amazing Mar 06, Published init was the first comprehensive examination of zera Cantos and other szra works that would strongly influence the course of contemporary poetry. James Laughlin Foreword by. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Eric rated it really liked it Sep 15, Not as readable as Kenner’s later books, he had apparently read all of Pound’s prose criticism to find his way into the poetry uhgh at times the sounds almost as opinionated and strident as Ezra. Lists with This Book. Eric Verbugt rated it really liked it Oct 25,