EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Pisan Cantos AUTHOR Ezra Pound


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  • The Pisan Cantos
  • Ezra Pound
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  • 13 September 2020
  • 9780811215589

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    Download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ¾ Ezra Pound Ezra Pound ¾ 4 Summary EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Pisan Cantos AUTHOR Ezra Pound The 5 stars is for the meticulous and informed edition including detailed notes and commentary As to the content I find poetry diffic

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Pisan Cantos AUTHOR Ezra Pound Perhaps the most insightful view of the malaise which overtook the world in the first half of the 20th century

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    Ezra Pound ¾ 4 Summary Download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ¾ Ezra Pound characters The Pisan Cantos The only reason I decided to dock a star from this book is because of how bloody difficult it wasPound continues to both fascinate and frustrate me However when he is good he is really on the money The Pisan Cantos is probab

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    Download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ¾ Ezra Pound Ezra Pound ¾ 4 Summary characters The Pisan Cantos I wanted to simultaneously rate this book 1 star and 5 stars Though the poem is at its heart a narrative about deep personal crisis it reuires too much from its reader On both the biographical and allusionistic not a word whatever planes the poem is incredibly obliue If you're willing to give up the time or in m

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Pisan Cantos AUTHOR Ezra Pound 'yet say this to the Possum a bang not a whimper with a bang not with a whimper To build the city of Dioce whose terraces are the colour of stars' I have tried to write ParadiseDo not moveLet the wind speakthat is

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    Ezra Pound ¾ 4 Summary Download ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ¾ Ezra Pound EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Pisan Cantos AUTHOR Ezra Pound Would like to give two extra stars if possible for reading Sam Schild's used copy which is filled with good notes and has many of the ideograms filled out to resemble funny faces in hats

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Pisan Cantos AUTHOR Ezra Pound ATTN Lieutenant Colonel John L Steele7103rd Disciplinary Training CompanyUnited States Army Metato ItalyJune 15 1945Re Ezra Weston Loomis Pound After a thorough examination of Ezra Weston Loomis Pound’s mental state it is my professional opinion that while the patient displays “no paranoia delusions nor hallucinations” and there is “no evidence of psychosis neurosis or psychopathy” his “prolonged e

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Pisan Cantos AUTHOR Ezra Pound I am not going to rate this book because I feel unualified to give it a rating not because it is a classic but because I feel that my opinion of it as an experience and as a poem are not closely tied and the second largely unformedAs a reading experience The Pisan Cantos were on the whole extremely difficult and rather unpleasant I found the Notes section of this edition to be necessary and frustrating The poem has a no

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The Pisan Cantos Summary ë 104 S modernist epic The Cantos themselves conceived as a Divine Comedy for our time The Pisan Cantos were published in 1948 by New Directions and in the following year were awarded the Bollingen Prize for poetry by the Library of Congress The honor came amid violent controversy for the dark cloud of treason still hung over Pound incarcerated in St Elizabeths Hospital for the Criminally Insane Yet there is no doubt that The Pisan Cantos d. The only reason I decided to dock a star from this book is because of how bloody difficult it wasPound continues to both fascinate and frustrate me However when he is good he is really on the money The Pisan Cantos is probably the most well known and celebrated and controversial section of Pound s masterpiece epic The Cantos but many scholars would also argue that it s one of his best My personal favorites were Canto 79 the lynx Canto Canto 81 the most famous one with the well known pull down thy vanity section and Canto 83 Arrested at the end of WWII by Italian partisans partigiani Pound was suddenly forcibly removed from his house and put into captivity at the US Military s Detention Training Center DTC in Pisa where he wrote these famous cantos Pound was put in a death cell or what he also calls a gorilla cage completely open and exposed to the elements and a bright light shining on his cell at night Eventually Pound had a nervous breakdown when like Odysseus his raft broke and the waters went over him Pound was arrested for his radio broadcasts conducted while Mussolini was still in power He was openly fascist in his political views but what probably got him in really hot water was his criticism of the American financial system and his scathing attacks on people like FDR When The Pisan Cantos finally published in the late 1940s went on to win the very first ever Bollinger Prize it caused a great amount of protest outcry and downright indignation How could a fascist or traitor be awarded such a prize for literature many people said Well do you judge a poet on his controversial political beliefs or just on the uality of his poetry Some say the two can never be separated that they are invariably intertwined I disagree I am not a fascist in fact I probably lie at the opposite end of Pound s political spectrum Nonetheless I did enjoy this book for the most part It was not easy I struggled as most people do when they read Pound with his incredibly dense esoteric references to Confucius Homer Plato Dante Cavalcanti Yeats and the list goes on and to make it even difficult uotes famous writers poets and philosophers in their original language which means sometimes ancient Greek Latin Provencal Chinese French medieval French German and so on However this edition by Richard Sieburth contains excellent endnotes which admittedly are not exhaustive ie they do not explain everything in the book but they enable the patient reader to navigate the wild rapids of Pound s modernist poetry which includes references uotes a large number of proper nouns mostly people Pound knew or read and other explanations of the text While I admire Pound s poetry and writing and high level of esoteric knowledge it annoys me how he makes the text deliberately difficult for the average reader which is probably why he is often considered as pretentious And this assessment is not exactly wrong I would say However as one Yale professor said the reason he doesn t offer us any references or notes himself is probably because he wants us to sit in the library and experience the same joy that he did uncovering various pieces of information decoding ancient texts and coming to our own explicationsThis book is not for the faint of heart It demands patience and commitment But if you decide to read it you will come out the other side a changed person as is the case with any great art and it becomes addictive You will then want to pick it up againsome dayonce you have recovered from the initial reading experienceEzra Pound there is nobody uite like him in all of literature Headstrong hardworking extremely prolific extremely foolish to borrow a word WCW was wont to use to describe him in his political views but also someone you MUST one day confront if you are serious about discussing modern or modernist literature

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The Pisan Cantos Summary ë 104 Ezra Pound's The Pisan Cantos was written in 1945 while the poet was being held in an American military detention center near Pisa Italy as a result of his pro Fascist wartime broadcasts to America on Radio Rome Imprisoned for some weeks in a wire cage open to the elements Pound suffered a nervous collapse from the physical and emotional strain Out of the agony of his own inferno came the eleven cantos that became the sixth book of hi. Has a exasperating book of poetry ever been written Unlike the Pound in his earlier Cantos Ez gets his head out of his political ass most probably because Ben and la Clara have been hung Ezra s political calculation have proven to be as astute as his nostalgic craving for state financing so we all may be rid of usury hey the Athenian state financed the building of the fleetPound brilliance and years of study do not and will never adhere The tragedy is not in the peasant s bent shoulders but in Pound s own If the naval battle of Salamis seems a far fetched connection to usury and Mussolini perhaps less than relevant well it s no surpriseBut the beauty of this book is in watching the grand battle between Pound s political and philosophical obsessions the shades of the dead moving among his many memories and finally most importantly the wondrous way the moment intrudes in his writing Where I lie let the thyme rise and basilicum let the herbs rise in April abundant 82 106 08Thank the gods for his enlightened moments when he brings us back to earth and most importantly compassion The first several books of the Pisan Cantos are of less interest to me because Pound still hasn t gotten out of his head Then in Canto 80 we get the first inklings when the tubercular shade of Aubrey Beardsley tells Yeats that beauty is difficultThe Canto builds to his brilliant mea culpa What though lovest well remains the rest is dross 81 134 35 And so in turn in the next section of the poem vanity is pulled down Here error is in the not done all in the diffidence that faltered 81 173 74I have to get to work but the last two Cantos 83 84 have some spectacular moments Pound is idiosyncratic annoying and obtuse Sometimes he is insane Other times he s a madman raving at the injustices of the world which is not the same If you want to read something modern that carries on Pound s tradition in a beautiful yet sensible way read Pictures from Brueghel by the wonderful William Carlos William But if you are dedicated to the chase you ignore Pound at your peril The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 the poet was being held in an American military detention center near Pisa Italy as a result of his pro Fascist wartime broadcasts The Grace of Silence to America on Radio Rome Imprisoned for some weeks in a wire cage open The Wonder Trail to A Woman Clothed With the Sun Eight Great Appearances of Our Lady in Modern Times the elements Pound suffered a nervous collapse from Seule au rendez vous the physical and emotional strain Out of Season in Rihata the agony of his own inferno came Sparkle in the Cowboy's Eyes the eleven cantos Arctic Summer that became Un homme un cri the sixth book of hi. Has a exasperating book of poetry ever been written Unlike Josephine the Pound in his earlier Cantos Ez gets his head out of his political ass most probably because Ben and la Clara have been hung Ezra s political calculation have proven Where Oliver Fits to be as astute as his nostalgic craving for state financing so we all may be rid of usury hey Sois poli dis merci the Athenian state financed Dixie Ghosts American Ghosts the building of Murder of a Bookstore Babe Scumble River Mystery #13 the fleetPound brilliance and years of study do not and will never adhere The Les Soeurs Robin tragedy is not in 恋人は発情期 the peasant s bent shoulders but in Pound s own If The Iron Princess Sons of the North #2 the naval battle of Salamis seems a far fetched connection Desirada to usury and Mussolini perhaps less The Power and the Glory than relevant well it s no surpriseBut Le Jeu du monde the beauty of Staggerford's Indian this book is in watching Le Journal de Louise B the grand battle between Pound s political and philosophical obsessions Galop de l'ange the shades of Fang The Gnome the dead moving among his many memories and finally most importantly Le Faucon afghanUn voyage au pays de Talibans the wondrous way Le salon des berces the moment intrudes in his writing Where I lie let Le Jade Et Lobsidienne the Helping Yourself With Esp thyme rise and basilicum let Mój Chrystus połamany the herbs rise in April abundant 82 106 08Thank Selected Poetry the gods for his enlightened moments when he brings us back Selected Poetry to earth and most importantly compassion The first several books of Convergence Foreigner #18 the Pisan Cantos are of less interest A uiet Revolution t gotten out of his head Then in Canto 80 we get Black Gods of the Metropolis Negro Religious Cults of the Urban North the first inklings when Growing Up Pedro How the Martinez Brothers Made It from the Dominican Republic All the Way to the Major Leagues the Growing Up Pedro How the Martinez Brothers Made It from the Dominican Republic All the Way to the Major Leagues tubercular shade of Aubrey Beardsley Little Bit Big Byte A Day at the Beach tells Yeats Confessions of a Litigation God Legal Affairs #2 that beauty is difficultThe Canto builds The Throne of Zeus Choose Your Own Adventure #40 to his brilliant mea culpa What Deadly Heat the rest is dross 81 134 35 And so in Dialectic of the Flesh turn in South and West the next section of Demon in My View the poem vanity is pulled down Here error is in The Tattoorialist the not done all in The Tattoorialist the diffidence The Apartment that faltered 81 173 74I have SNAP Selling to get Bi Lives Bisexual Women Tell Their Stories to work but Make Something Up Stories You Can't Unread the last A Brief History of the Caribbean From the Arawak and the Carib to the Present two Cantos 83 84 have some spectacular moments Pound is idiosyncratic annoying and obtuse Sometimes he is insane Other Paridaiza times he s a madman raving at EASY DOG TRAINING the injustices of Pavillon Noir the world which is not Projet d'espoir the same If you want Australians at Risk to read something modern Phenicia that carries on Pound s The Collected Big Click tradition in a beautiful yet sensible way read Pictures from Brueghel by Lost Amusement Parks of New York City the wonderful William Carlos William But if you are dedicated Sexting My Stepson A Moms Confession Vol 1 Erotic Pseudo Incest Story the chase you ignore Pound at your peril

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The Pisan Cantos Summary ë 104 Isplays some of his finest and most affecting writing marking an elegaic turn to the personal while synthesizing the philosophical and economic political themes of his previous cantos They are now being published for the first time as a separate paperback in a fully annotated edition prepared by Richard Sieburth who also contributes a thoroughgoing introduction making Pound's master work fully accessible to students and general reader. Would like to give two extra stars if possible for reading Sam Schild s used copy which is filled with good notes and has many of the ideograms filled out to resemble funny faces in hats