Title, The poetry of Ezra Pound New directions. Author, Hugh Kenner. Publisher, Faber and Faber, Length, pages. Subjects. Literary Criticism. Title, The poetry of Ezra Pound. Author, Hugh Kenner. Publisher, Faber and Faber, Original from, the University of California. Digitized, Nov 7, Hugh Kenner ( ) born in Ontario, Canada was one of tHugh Kenner ( ) born in Ontario, Canada was one of the greatest literary critics of the .
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Howard Krosnick rated it it was amazing Jul 07, According to the two introductions, this book is singlehandedly responsible both for the success of New Directions and for getting Ezra Pound’s poetry into college curricula.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. User Review – Flag as inappropriate Ezra Pound achieved an improbable balance of scholar erudition in literature and poetry, and clarity for the lay person. Bill Kerwin rated it liked it Oct 09, Mentatreader rated it liked it Jun 04, Not as readable pf Kenner’s later books, he had apparently read all of Pound’s prose criticis A fascinating book, one of the first critical attempts to come to terms with Pound.
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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. Published December 1st by University of Nebraska Press first published It is, as Poe might put it, “that monstrum horrendum,” the scholarly argument that one enjoys reading.
hugb Eric Verbugt rated it really liked it Oct 25, I continue to think that anyone who loves poetry or the world of the mind to which academia is related but not representative ought to read Kenner. Want to Read saving….
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Rob Cheney rated it really liked it Sep 29, A fascinating book, one of the first critical attempts to come to terms with Pound. This pioneering study did much to rehabilitate Ezra Pound’s reputation after a long period of critical hostility and neglect. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
The Poetry of Ezra Pound
Tom Pare’ rated it really liked it Sep 28, It’s still a great intro to Pound. Open Preview See a Problem?
Russ rated it really liked it Jan 26, Oct 25, J. Eliot technique poehry theme things thought tion Tiresias tone tradition translation Ulysses Unwobbling Pivot usura verse words writing Yeats. Eric rated it really liked it Sep 15, He, as one professor of Modern Poetry put it, “must have been something. Books by Hugh Kenner.
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Estermann Meyer rated it it was amazing Nov 21, Kelly Neal rated it really liked it Jan 19, You can watch Kenner trying to find ways of explaining why he thinks Pound is a great poet.