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The Ezra Pound Society Magazine

vol 2, no. 2, September 2015

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CONTENTS

 

EDITORIAL 

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NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS 

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WHAT’S NEW? 

New publications

Ezra Pound. Cathay Centennial Edition

Ira Nadel. Cathay. Ezra Pound’s Orient

Walter Baumann and William Pratt, eds. Ezra Pound and London

Ezra Pound. Dante.

 

New Society project: Scanning Ezra Pound’s Poetry and Prose

Center for Ezra Pound Research in Merano

The T.S. Eliot Society Conference  Rapallo

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AT THE BRUNNENBURG CONFERENCE 

A Conference Diary 

by Roxana Preda

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Presentations at Brunnenburg 

Ezra Pound on Trees

            by Walter Baumann

Inlaws and Outlaws, a Tale of Two Homesteads: The Loomis Family in America,

            by Tim Redman

Sero te amavi: On the late Olga Rudge/Ezra Pound Venice Notebooks (1962-1972)

            by Richard Sieburth

What Are Temples For: Spontaneity, Simultaneity and Fortuna in Canto 97

            by John Gery

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Mary de Rachewiltz’s birthday 

Your Father's Daughter

by Desmond Egan

from Oswald von Wolkenstein. Songs from a Single Eye

Foreword 

            by Siegfried de Rachewiltz

Attempts upon My Life 

            translated by Richard Sieburth

 

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The book exhibit at the epic xxvi 

            by Tim Redman

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POUNDIAN POETRIES

From the poetry reading at brunnenburg  

Paper Money 

by Rhett Forman 

 

 

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portrait of a scholar Richard Taylor

            An Interview

                        by Roxana Preda

            Richard Dean Taylor’s Publications in Pound Studies 

 

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MUSIC COLUMN 

Sappho in Pound’s Third Opera Collis O Heliconii

            by Margaret Fisher

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IN MEMORIAM: Wieland Schmied

Wieland Schmied.  Pound, Reading 

         article and translation by Roxana Preda

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NEW BOOKS ON EZRA   

Un poeta americano sul lago di Como: Ezra Pound, Carlo Peroni e il “Broletto” (1937-1938)

            review by Claudio Sansone

EZRA POUND'S ARTICLES FROM BROLETTO 

Introduction: A Poet's Italian

The Significance of Leo Frobenius

Binyon

Orientations

translated with an introduction by Claudio Sansone

 

 

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ARTICLES IN JOURNALS AND COLLECTIONS 

Andrés Claro. “Transportation is Civilisation”

            summary by Rhett Forman

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THE MODERNISM REVIEW 

Mark Antliff and Scott W. Klein, eds. Vorticism: New Perspectives.

            review by Reka Mihalka

David Barnes. The Venice Myth: Culture, Literature, Politics, 1800 to the Present.

Michael O’Neill, et al., eds. Venice and the Cultural Imagination.

            review by  Richard Parker

Jeremy Braddock. Collecting as Modernist Practice.

            review by Alex Howard

Robert Spoo. Without Copyrights: Piracy, Publishing, and the Public Domain.

            review by Mark Byron

Ian S. MacNiven. “Literchoor Is My Beat”:

A Life of James Laughlin Publisher of New Directions.

            review by Kevin Kiely

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