Ezra Pound

Ezra Pound

by Alec Marsh

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781861898623
Publisher: Reaktion Books, Limited
Publication date: 10/15/2011
Series: Reaktion Books - Critical Lives Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 450,889
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Alec Marsh is professor of English at Muhlenberg College in Pennsylvania. He has written extensively on Ezra Pound, is the author of Money and Modernity: Pound, Williams, and the Spirit of Jefferson, and is president of the Ezra Pound Society.

Table of Contents

Abbreviations
Prologue: Poetry and Politics

1. Becoming a Poet
2. Making Good in London
3. Inventing Modernism
4. England and its Discontents
5. Paris 1921–24: Olga, Music, Cantos
6. Italy: Father, Poet, Teacher
7. Italy: Politics, Economics, Middle Cantos
8. Hard Right Turn
9. The Enormous Tragedy of the Dream
10. Madman or Political Prisoner?
11. Confucian Martyr and Right-wing Saint
12. Return to Italy

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Acknowledgements
Photo Acknowledgements

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