Ezra Pound As Critic
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Ezra Pound As Critic by G. Singh

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Published by St. Martin"s Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American,
  • American - General,
  • Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • 1885-1972,
  • 20th century,
  • Criticism,
  • History,
  • Knowledge,
  • Literature,
  • Pound, Ezra,,
  • United States,
  • Literary Criticism

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10386030M
ISBN 100312120567
ISBN 109780312120566

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'G. Singh's cleanly read monography gives testimony to Pound's sense of criticism.' - Ian Bell, Times Higher Education Supplement 'Pound's criticism is as important to modern poetry as his own poetry. There is no book dealing with his criticism, either in England or in Italy, which presents it so. Book Description. Bringing some of the insights of modern critical theory to bear on a great deal of information about Pound's activities as a literary critic (some of it made available only recently), K.K. Ruthven provides a provocative re-reading of a major modernist writer who dominated the .   By the end, however,'Conclusion: Pound and Criticism', the divisions themselves begin to appear arbitrary. What Ezra Pound as Critic turns out to be is a basic survey course, complete with a list at the end of Poundian `gists' or maxims. Though the jacket copy notes that Singh worked with Pound, little sense of that emerges in the book. Ezra Pound as critic. [G Singh] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: G Singh. Find more information about: ISBN:

The fascinating story of Ezra Pound is told here chiefly through letters, recollections and writings of famous authors, and by Pound's own letters. It is an exhilarating technique- like sitting in on an all-night jam session with Yeats, Joyce, Lawrence, Hemingway, etc. An unattractive, unpopular college boy and impassioned student of literature, Pound taught briefly in America, then went to.   It has long been known that Ezra Pound also wrote some art criticism. Many readers of his poetry are familiar with the little book he wrote on the sculptor Gaudier-Brzeska in Ezra Pound is particularly fascinating because in addition to being a writer, a critic and a “high,” respected Modernist, he was also a teacher.   Pound showed readers how to explicate poetry and criticize the arts and literature.   Ezra Pound, in full Ezra Loomis Pound, (born Octo , Hailey, 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 literature.

  Ezra Pound as Literary Critic (Critics of the Twentieth Century) 1st Edition, Kindle Edition by K.K. Ruthven (Author) › Visit Amazon's K.K. Ruthven Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central Manufacturer: Routledge.   Ezra Pound, Italy and the Cantos comes from the pen of one of the foremost Pound critics. Massimo Bacigalupo grew up in Rapallo, Pound’s long-term home. Bringing some of the insights of modern critical theory to bear on a great deal of information about Pound's activities as a literary critic (some of it made available only recently), K.K. Ruthven provides a provocative re-reading of a major modernist writer who dominated the discourse of modernism. Ezra Pound as Literary Critic (Critics of the Twentieth Century series) by Emeritus Professor K K Ruthven. Bringing some of the insights of modern critical theory to bear on a great deal of information about Pound's activities as a literary critic (some of it made available only recently), K.K. Ruthven provides a provocative re-reading of a.