Ezra Pound's Adams Cantos

Ezra Pound's Adams Cantos

by David Ten Eyck


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A study of Ezra Pound's poetic innovations and treatment of American history in The Cantos.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781441100498
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 11/29/2012
Series: Historicizing Modernism , #9
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 5.50(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

David Ten Eyck teaches Modernism and poetry at the University of Lorraine, France. He is currently co-editing a new critical edition of Pound's Pisan Cantos and, in addition to his work on Pound he has written articles on 20th-century writers such as David Jones, James Joyce, John Berryman and Philip Larkin.

Table of Contents

Series Editors' Preface \ 1. ‘Including History': The Evolution of Ezra Pound's Documentary Method \ 2. The Development and Composition of the John Adams Cantos \ 3. Reading Pound's ‘Adams Paideuma' \ 4. The John Adams Cantos and Pound's Social Criticism of the 1930s \ 5. Representations of the American Republic in the Washington Cantos \ Bibliography \ Index

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