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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Published init was the first comprehensive examination of the Cantos and other major works that would strongly influence the course of contemporary poetry Bill Kerwin rated it liked it Oct 09, Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.
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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. Lists with This Book. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Michael rated it it was amazing Mar 06, This pioneering study did much to rehabilitate Ezra Pound’s reputation after a long period of critical hostility and neglect. Ezra Pound achieved an improbable balance of scholar erudition in literature and poetry, and clarity for the lay person.
Rob Cheney rated it really liked it Sep 29, Published December 1st by University of Nebraska Press first published Estermann Meyer rated it it was amazing Nov 21, He, as one professor of Modern Poetry th it, “must have been something. It is a pity that politically he was in the wrong side of history.
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John Calvin rated it it was amazing Aug 11, tge Darren rated it liked it Feb 15, Eric rated it really liked it Sep 15, It is, as Poe might put it, “that monstrum horrendum,” the scholarly argument that one enjoys reading. Shannon rated it it was amazing Mar 27, Mentatreader rated it liked it Jun 04, As such, any effort to restore the value of his critical production is worthwhile. Published init was the first comprehensive examination of the Cantos and other major works that would strongly influence the course of contemporary poetry.
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To ask other readers questions about The Poetry of Ezra Poundplease sign up. 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 and at times the sounds almost as opinionated and strident as Ezra. Books by Hugh Kenner. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The Poetry of Ezra Pound. Allan rated it it was amazing Aug 16, Jay Corbetto rated it really liked it Dec 04, D” after their names tend to do.
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The Poetry of Ezra Pound by Hugh Kenner
Poetry as Discourse Antony Easthope No preview available – 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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Aurelio Giardini rated it really liked it Apr 18, Howard Krosnick rated it it was amazing Jul 07, 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 kfnner in America. Oct 25, J.
Not as readable as Kenner’s later books, he had apparently read all of Pound’s prose criticis A fascinating book, one of the first critical attempts poetgy come to terms with Pound.