Bibliography of English language scholarship:  2012



Ten Eyck, David. Ezra Pound’s Adams Cantos. London: Bloomsbury, 2012.

Stark, Robert. Ezra Pound’s Early Verse and Lyric Tradition. A Jargoner's Apprenticeship. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2012.



Tost, Tony. "Machine Poetics: Pound, Stein and the Modernist Imagination." Dissertation Abstracts International, Section A: The Humanities and Social Sciences 72.7 (2012): 2409. Print.



Southgate, Troy, ed. PoundThoughts and Perspectives, Volume Six: Black Front Press, 2012. Print. 

Coyle, Michael and Steven Yao, edsEzra Pound and Education. Orono: NPF, 2012.

Table of Contents

McDonald, G. American Scholars: Emerson, Pound and the Possession of Knowledge 3-22

Birien, A. Pound and the Reform of Philology. 23-46.

Webster, M. Pound Teaching Cummings, Cummings Teaching Pound. 47-66.

Miller, A. J. Dreaming the Super College: Ezra Pound, Lionel Trilling and the Arnoldian Ideal 67-96.

Davis, M. T. and C. McWhirter. Pounding the Globe: the Correspondence of Ezra Pound and James Taylor Dunn. 97-120.

Marsh, A. “Ezratic ‘Reeducation.’” Pound and the Solons. 121-136.

Nicholls, P. “You in the Dinghy astern There”: Learning from Ezra Pound. 137-162.

Welch, M. “Till was hung yesterday”: Louis Till as Lynching Topos in the Pisan Cantos. 163-182.

Golding, A. From Pound to Olson: The Avant-Garde Poet as Pedagogue. 183-212.



Brooker, Peter and Andrew Hacker, eds. The Oxford Critical and Cultural History of Modernist Magazines: Volume II: North America 1894-1960. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2012.

Relevant chapters:

Helen Carr, Poetrya Magazine of Verse (1912–36), ‘Biggest of Little Magazines.' 40-60.

Alan Golding, The Little Review (1914–29). 61-84. 

Christina Britzolakis, Making Modernism Safe for Democracy: The Dial (1920–9). 85-102. 

Andrzej Gasiorek, Exiles: the transatlantic review (1924) and The Exile (1927–8). 697-717.

Debo, Annette. The American H.D. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2012. Print.

Dickey, Frances. The Modern Portrait Poem: From Dante Gabriel Rossetti to Ezra Pound. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012. Print. 

DuPlessis, Rachel Blau. Purple Passages: Pound, Eliot, Zukofsky, Olson, Creeley, and the Ends of Patriarchal Poetry. Iowa City, IA: U of Iowa P, 2012. Print.

Witchard, Anne. Lao She in London. Hong Kong: Hong Kong UP, 2012. Print. [Chapter 2 “China is interesting – VERY” (Ezra Pound 1914)]



1     Alexander, Michael. "A Son of Ezra: Peter Whigham (1925-87)." PN Review 38 (2012): 31-34, 78. Print.

2     Azizmohammadi Fatemeh and Hamedreza Kohzadi. “A Study of Ezra Pound's Hugh Selwyn Mauberley.” Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences 70 (25 January 2013): 644-648. 

3     Bell, Ian F. A. "Ezra Pound and the Materiality of the Fourth Dimension." Science in Modern Poetry: New Directions. Ed. John Holmes. Liverpool: Liverpool UP, 2012. 130-150. Print.

4     Bush, Ronald. “Between Religion and Science: Ezra Pound, Scotus Erigena and the Beginnings of a Twentieth-Century Paradise,” Rivista di Letterature d'America XXXII.141/42 (2012): 95-124. Print.

5      Christie, Stuart. "Usurious Translation: From Chinese Character to Western Ideology in Pound's ‘Confucian 'Terminology.’” American Modernist Poetry and the Chinese Encounter. Eds. Zhang Yuejun and Stuart Christie. New York: Palgrave, 2012. 77-94. Print.

6     Depper, Corin. “'Elpenor, Unburied': Ezra Pound, Jean-Luc Godard and the Descent of Dwelling.” Vertigo  30 (2012): n. pag. Close Up Film centre. Web. 13 November 2013. Free online

7     Ehlers, Sarah. “Ezra Pound’s Perverse Anthology.” Paideuma 39 (2012): 115-141. Print.

8     Estrade, Charlotte. “Ezra Pound, Basil Bunting and the Roman Classics: Translating the Reference to Myth.” Ranam: Recherches anglaises et nord-amèricaines 45 (2012): 129-140, 223. (In special issue: "Reprise, Recycling, Recuperating: Modes of Construction of Anglophone Culture." English summary; French summary.) Print.

9     Farahbakhsh, Alireza “The Anti-Modernist Quality of Ezra Pound's The Fifth Decad of Cantos (Cantos XLII-LI).” War, Literature, and the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities 24 (2012): 1-15. WLA Journal. Web. 13 November 2013. Free online.

10  Feldman, Matthew. “The 'Pound Case' in Historical Perspective: An Archival Overview.” Journal of Modern Literature 35.2 (2012): 83-97. Print.

11  Gherasim, Gabriel C. "Aesthetic and Methodologic Resources of Ezra Pound's Poetry." American, British, and Canadian Studies 19 (2012): 88-103. Print.

12  Grieve-Carlson, Gary. "'The Fathers Run Out in the Sons’: Charles Olson, Ezra Pound, and 'The Song of Ullikummi.'" Paideuma 39 (2012): 163-179. Print.

13  Guo Ping. “The Harmony of Wildness and Rationality: On the Narrative Art of ‘Sestina: Altaforte’” Foreign
Literature Studies/Wai Guo Wen Xue Yan Jiu 34.3 (2012): 36-42. Print.

14  Jiang, Hongxin. “An Analysis of the Structure of Ezra Pound’s The Cantos.” Foreign Literature Studies/Wai Guo Wen Xue Yan Jiu 34.5 (2012): 85-91. Print.

15  Katz, Daniel. “Ezra Pound's Provincial Provence: Arnaut Daniel, Gavin Douglas, and the Vulgar Tongue.” Modern Language Quarterly: A Journal of Literary History 73.2 (2012): 175-199. Print. Free online

16  Kavka, Jerome. “The Dreams of Ezra Pound” (introduced by Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos). Paideuma 39 (2012): 143-161. Print.

17  Lavery, Joseph. "Ernest Fenollosa: Out of Time, Out of Place." Journal of Modern Literature 35.2 (2012): 131-8. Print.

18  Lindop, Grevel. "The Year they Invented Modern Poetry." PN Review 39 (2012): 41-43. Print.

19  Longenbach, James. "Poetic Excess." Southwest Review 97 (2012): 362-370, 432. Print.

20 Morrison, Alastair. “Come Far Poteresti un Sofismo?: Guido Cavalcanti and the Poundian Argument.” Paideuma 39 (2012): 91-114. Print.

21  Pestell, Alex. “'INCORPORATE/& in One Body': Ezra Pound's Selected Cantos.” Selected Poems: From Modernism to Now. Eds. Hélène Aji, and Jennifer Kilgore-Caradec. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars, 2012. 41-52. Print.

22 Rhee, Young Suck. “Ezra Pound's 'Liu Ch' e' and the Poetics of Translation.” Forum for World Literature Studies 4.1 (April 2012) 160-165. 

23 Rognoni, Francesco. “‘A World of Books Gone Flat': Elizabeth Bishop's Visits to St. Elizabeths.” Elizabeth Bishop in the 21st Century: Reading the New Editions." Eds. Angus Cleghorn, et al. Charlottesville, VA: U of Virginia P, 2012. Print.

24 Rosenow, C. “'High Civilization': The Role of Noh Drama in Ezra Pound's Cantos.” Papers on Language and Literature: A Journal for Scholars and Critics of Language and Literature. 48.3 (2012): 227-244. Print.

25  Stasi, Paul. “Cosmopolitan kulchur. The Cantos as World Literature.” Modernism, Imperialism, and the Historical Sense. Cambridge, England: Cambridge UP, 2012. 60-81. Print.

26 Strauss, Rebecca. “‘External Modernity’ or Something of That Sort: Ezra Pound’s Transatlantic ‘Redondillas.’” Paideuma 39 (2012): 75-90. Print.

27 Ten Eyck, David. “Evaluating the Status of Ezra Pound's Selected Cantos.” Selected Poems: From Modernism to Now. Eds. Hélène Aji, and Jennifer Kilgore-Caradec. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars, 2012. 23-40. Print.

28 Turner Sarah Victoria. “Ezra Pound’s New Order of Artists: ‘The New Sculpture’ and the Critical Formation of a Sculptural Avant-Garde in Early Twentieth-Century Britain.” Sculpture Journal.  21 (2012): 2-22. Print.

29 Wesling, Donald. "UK Poetry after Ezra Pound: Iain Sinclair and J. H. Prynne." Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies 18.1-2 (2012): 305-315. Print.

30 Zhu Yige. “On the Affinities of Ezra Pound’s Poetics and His Cantos with Japanese Noh.” Foreign Literature Studies/Wai Guo Wen Xue Yan Jiu 34.3 (2012): 129-38. Print.



Dennis, Helen May. Rev of W.B. Yeats, Ezra Pound and the Poetry of ParadiseThe Review of English Studies. 63.260 (June 2012): 518-520. 



Ezra Pound Canto LXXV. Dir. by Roxana Preda. Perf. by David Moody (text) and Elisabeth Beeston (violin).  YouTube.