Essays Tagged: "Ezra Pound"

Ezra Pound

' An intellectual hatred is the worst' (Bartlett's 80). This sentiment expressed by Yeats sums up Ezra Pound's character. While he lives on as a gifted poet and historian, people will always remembe ... ays remember Pound for his strong anti-Semitism. These ideas stained his writing and his character. Ezra Pound wrote many poems of questionable understanding. One moment he exhibited kindness, and the ...

(8 pages) 135 1 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Analysis of "The River-Merchant's Wife: A Letter," by Ezra Pound

Bootie Call at Cho-fu-Sa"The River-Merchant's Wife: A Letter," by Ezra Pound is not only a letter from a woman to her husband, but is also a narrative of a young woma ...

(4 pages) 97 0 4.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Robert Frost and his poetry.

er inspiration from British poets Rupert Brooke and Robert Graves. Frost also found friendship with Ezra Pound, also a poet. Ezra helped Frost promote and publish his works.At the start of World War I ...

(3 pages) 226 0 3.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Ernest Hemmingway.

d on his writings.Hemingway was introduced to some great writers and artists while in Paris such as Ezra Pound, Gertrude Stein, Sylvia Beach, James Joyce and others. These artists would soon become He ...

(1 pages) 43 1 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

T.S. Eliot report - Biography and Works.

eacher and later worked for Lloyd's Bank.In London Eliot was recognized as poetic genius at once by Ezra Pound. Pound assisted Eliot in the publication of his work in many magazines. Eliot's first boo ...

(1 pages) 53 2 2.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

This is a paper on the life of Ezra Pound and also an analysis of a few of his poems.

Ezra PoundEzra Pound was born in Hailey, Idaho, in 1885. He went to the University of Pennsylvania f ... ess with his ideas, and continues to inspire writers with his work today.A very interesting poem by Ezra Pound is named In A Station of the Metro. The poem is very short and simple, just like the poem ... liams. The poem simply says:The apparition of these faces in the crowd;Petals on a wet, black bough.Ezra Pound keeps everything short and to the point, leaving everything else to the imagination of th ...

(2 pages) 83 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Robert Frost

ht". He was often called insane by his peers and was actually in a mental institution in 1949 after Ezra Pound won the Bollingen Prize. He also often looked to nature for the influences of his poetry. ...

(6 pages) 95 0 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

An Analysis of T. S. Eliots Poetry

ques like pastiche and juxtaposition to make his points without having to argue them explicitly. As Ezra Pound once famously said, Eliot truly did "modernize himself." In addition to showcasing a vari ...

(2 pages) 65 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Is War Worth it? comparing Gallipoli and These fought in any case by wafa nurdin

ind us of the horrors of battle. Gallipoli directed by Peter Weir, and These Fought in Any Case, by Ezra Pound, illustrate the need to condemn war, because the effects it has on, not only, the soldier ...

(4 pages) 16 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Paraphrase of Ezra Pound's "Portrait d'une Femme."

Portrait d'une Femme by Ezra Pound is a blank verse. I believe that it is a poem that illustrates the emptiness and drabness ...

(2 pages) 28 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Make it new", said Ezra Pound. What was new in Modernist lio

"Make it new", said Ezra Pound. What was new in Modernist poetry?Modernism was a complex movement, including many unique ... hough excellent Modernist poets can be found that only partly fulfil these requirements. As well as Ezra Pound many poets and other writers came to light including T.S Elliot, Joyce, Yeats, and Lawren ...

(8 pages) 58 0 3.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Mrs. Dalloway as a Modernist text

ment is associated with the works of (among others) Eliot, James Joyce, Virginia Woolf, W.B. Yeats, Ezra Pound and Franz Kafka. In their attempt to throw off the aesthetic burden of the realist novel, ...

(8 pages) 91 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Biography of Ernest Hemingway.

he began his serious writing career while spending time with other American expatriates, including Ezra Pound and Gertrude Stein. In 1926 Hemingway published his first major novel, The Sun Also Rises ...

(1 pages) 12 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Bill Brandt-photographer-bio+study of "Perspective of Nudes"

doctor. She found him a position in a portrait studio. She also introduced him to the American poet Ezra Pound whom Brandt photographed. In appreciation, pound introduced Brandt to Man Ray.Brandt work ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.5 Jun/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Marianne Moore On "Bird-Witted"

ore came to the attention of poets as diverse as Wallace Stevens, Hilda Doolittle, T. S. Eliot, and Ezra Pound and corresponded for a time with W.H. Auden and Ezra Pound.In her poetry Moore experiment ...

(5 pages) 9 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

T. S. Eliot Bio

Encyclopedia). He gained international attention after publishing The Waste Land (1922), edited by Ezra Pound. The Waste Land, a five-part poem, had a fragmented form with a unifying theme of despair ...

(1 pages) 436 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

William Carlos Williams

of Pennsylvania Medical School. There he met and made friendships with some of the very best poets: Ezra Pound, Marianne Moore, and Hilda Doolittle. He later did an internship in New York and then he ...

(2 pages) 14 0 3.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Red Wheelbarrow

e focus on the objects described. The movement was found in the 1910s and was led by T.E. Hulme and Ezra Pound, a close friend of Williams. Pound defined the principles of Imagism in 1913 as being: "D ...

(4 pages) 19 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The correlation between Ezra Pound's "Cantos" and Plato's "The Republic"

6;ung Fu Tzu, better known to us as Confucius from China, Plato, the ancient Greek Philosopher, and Ezra Pound, the modernist Poet from the United States.Confucius lived from 551-479 B.C. He was a tea ... body (auxiliary) and mind (ruler).Almost two millennia after Plato an American Poet by the name of Ezra Pound came into the scene as one of the most recognized Modern Poets. In 1962, Pound published ...

(3 pages) 762 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

The Traditional British Character as Made New by D.H. Lawrence in "Daughters of the Vicar"

appear in the story is a man of God - what we receive from D. H. Lawrence is not.In accordance with Ezra Pound's directive to "Make It New," the vicar that we are presented with in this short story is ... re the young woman finds the perfect man to love her and who is good for the family. "Make It New," Ezra Pound demands, and new it therefore must be!Instead of the young lord/vicar/educated next door ...

(7 pages) 1710 0 5.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers