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by Ezra Pound
Author: Ezra Pound
Publisher: Scholarly Pr (February 1, 1971)
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We hold over 13 million books, 920,000 journal and newspaper titles, 57 million patents and 3 million sound recordings. Full title: Make It New, essays by Ezra Pound.
We hold over 13 million books, 920,000 journal and newspaper titles, 57 million patents and 3 million sound recordings. Open to everyone, the Library also offers exhibitions, events and a Treasures Gallery that displays over 200 items, including The Lindisfarne Gospel, Leonardo da Vinci’s notebook, Shakespeare’s First Folio, lyrics by The Beatles and the world’s earliest dated printed book, Diamond Sutra.
Ezra Pound’s slogan was itself the product of historical recycling. The actual genealogy of the phrase Make It New has been established by Pound scholars and is well known to those among them who specialize in Pound’s relation to China, but it is so often misdated and for that matter misquoted (tagged with a spurious exclamation mark) that its genesis is worth recounting in some detail.
However, this does make it clear that Pound was a major modernist poet
However, this does make it clear that Pound was a major modernist poet. 3 people found this helpful. 8 people found this helpful.
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. Pound's lyric genius.
Ezra Weston Loomis Pound was an American expatriate poet, critic and intellectual who was a major figure of the Modernist movement in early-to-mid 20th century poetry.
Published on the Mary Cady Tew memorial fund. Ezra Weston Loomis Pound was an American expatriate poet, critic and intellectual who was a major figure of the Modernist movement in early-to-mid 20th century poetry. Pound's The Cantos contains music and bears a title that could be translated as The Songs-although it never is.
Ezra Pound is widely considered one of the most influential poets of the 20th century; his contributions . Make Make It New New. By Joshua Mehigan.
Ezra Pound is widely considered one of the most influential poets of the 20th century; his contributions to modernist poetry were enormous.
Ezra Weston Loomis Pound (30 October 1885 – 1 November 1972) was an expatriate American poet and critic, a major figure in the early modernist poetry movement, and a fascist sympathizer. His works include Ripostes (1912), Hugh Selwyn Mauberley (1920) and the unfinished 120-section epic, The Cantos (1917–1969).
Ezra Pound Modernism: "a general term applied retrospectively to the wide range of experimental and avant-garde trends in the literature (and other arts) of the early 20th century. Modernist literature is characterized chiefly by a rejection of 19th-century traditions and of their consensus between author and reader: conventions of realism. or traditional meter. Modernist writers tended to see themselves as an avant-garde disengaged from bourgeois values, and disturbed their readers by adopting complex and difficult new forms and styles
As well as Ezra Pound many poets and other writers came to light including . Elliot, Joyce, Yeats, and Lawrence
As well as Ezra Pound many poets and other writers came to light including . Elliot, Joyce, Yeats, and Lawrence. Two excellent examples of Modernist poets include . Lawrence, with poems such as Snake and A Woman and her Dead Husband, and . Elliot including poems like The Hollow Men, and The Hippopotamus. In Snake, Lawrence creates complicated structure from the very first stanza with his fragmented use of; and I in pyjamas for the heat. This complication adds to the intellectualism of the work, but also by making the Stanzas complicated another trait of Modernism is adhered to and once again works as a reaction against Realism.
Ezra Pound’s academic formation, first at the University of Pennsylvania and later at Hamilton College, would provide .
Ezra Pound’s academic formation, first at the University of Pennsylvania and later at Hamilton College, would provide him with an unconventional eye for exploring different traditions of poetry. As a student, he studied Anglo-Saxon, Provençal and Spanish; these studies opened his interest for lyric poetry in its earliest stages and translation.