Posts Tagged ‘Ira B. Nadel’

(publication date 2009)


Poetics Forum

Barrett Watten, “Faultlines in Poetics: Culture / Politics / Economics / Generation”

Maria Damon, “Two Modernist Precursors in Cultural Studies and Poetics: (How) Can They Help Us Now?”

George Hartley, “Under the Sign of Paideuma: Scary Ideograms & The New Fascisms”

Joel Nickels, “The Art of Interruption: William Carlos Williams and New Materialist Poetics”

Sarah Ruddy, “‘Bad Timing’ and Language Poetry in Benjamin Friedlander’s Simulcast


Morgan Myers, “Ezra Pound Me Fecit: Memorial Object and Autonomous Poem in The Cantos

Steve Pinkerton, “Profaning the Communion Table: Mina Loy and the Modernist Poetics of Blasphemy”

Bruce Holsapple, “On Whalen’s Use of Voice”


Jane Augustine (Analyzing Freud: The Letters of H.D., Bryher and Their Circle, ed. Susan Stanford Friedman; and Rachel Connor, H.D. and the Image)

Richard L. Blevins (Michael Heller, Uncertain Poetries)

Patricia Cockram (Ira B. Nadel, Ezra Pound: A Literary Life; and Ezra Pound, Early Writings: Poems and Prose, ed. Ira B. Nadel)

Leon Surette (Mary de Rachewiltz, Ezra Pound, Father and Teacher: Discretions; and Ezra Pound, The Spirit of Romance)

The cover features a handwritten page from The Collected Poems of Philip Whalen (Wesleyan UP, 2007).


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FALL and WINTER 2005

Special Issue
Edited by Hugh Witemeyer


Hugh Witemeyer, “Introduction: The 20th International Ezra Pound Conference”


Tim Redman, “Ezra Pound and American Populism: The Enduring Influence of Hailey, Idaho”

Alec Marsh, “Homer Pound’s Small Boy and Pound Scholarship”

Homer Somers with William Pratt, “Ezra Pound in the DTC: A Personal Memoir”

Hsiu-ling Lin, “Reconsidering Ezra Pound’s Treason Charge in the Light of American Constitutional Law”


Denis Donoghue, “A Packet for Ezra Pound”

Ira B. Nadel, “The American Image of Ezra Pound”

Sean Francis, “‘Now for a Large-Mouthed Product’: Ezra Pound and the Poetics of Promotion”

Peter Makin, “Pound, Confucian Sincerity, and America”

Roxana Preda, “Social Credit in America: A View from Pound’s Economic Correspondence, 1933-1940”


Burton Hatlen, “Pound’s Cantos and the Epic Mode in American Poetry, 1915-1931″

Ronald Bush, “Pound, Emerson, and Thoreau: The Pisan Cantos and the Politics of American Pastoral”

David Ten Eyck, “Representing the American Republic: Ezra Pound’s Adams and Coke Cantos”


Mary de Rachewiltz, “Mary Barnard: ‘Athene Cd/ Have Done with More Sex Appeal'”

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, “What’s Happening in Hailey, Idaho”

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Laura Cowan, “Preface”


John Gery, “Casting No Shadow: Incarcertation, Architecture, and Love in Canto 90”

Robert E. Kibler, “Finding China in Our Own Time: Legge, Waley, and Pound Translate a Fertility Ode from the Chinese Shi Jing

Alec Marsh, “John Quincy Adams and/or Martin Van Buren: Cantos 34 and 37”

Mohammad Shaheen, “The Reception of Pound in Arabic: Immature Response of Gibran and Bayyati”

Dana Cook, “Meeting Ezra Pound”


Tributes to Carroll Terrell

Tributes to Hugh Kenner

Donald Davie, “The Universe of Ezra Pound: Review of The Pound Era (from Paideuma 1.2)


Ira B. Nadel (Poems and Translations of Ezra Pound, ed. Richard Sieburth; and Ezra Pound, The Pisan Cantos, ed. Richard Sieburth)

Alec Marsh (Vincent Sherry, The Great War and the Language of Modernism)

Guiyou Huang (Ezra Pound and China, ed. Zhaoming Qian; and Eric Hayot, Chinese Dreams: Pound, Brecht, Tel Quel)

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This Issue of Paideuma Is Dedicated to
Olga Rudge
on the Occasion of her 100th Birthday
April 13, 1995


The Periplum

Anne Conover, “Her Name Was Courage: Olga Rudge, Pound’s Muse and the ‘Circe/Aphrodite’ of the Cantos”

Marisa Anne Pagnattaro, “The ‘Unwobbling Pivot’: Uncertainty and Process in The Pisan Cantos

Claudia Ingram, “Sharing Strategies with the Discourses of Authority: Ezra Pound and the Legal ‘Modernists'”

Yuet May Ching, “From Priest to Victim: The Problem of Sacrifice in Allen Upward and Ezra Pound”

Colin McDowell, “Using the Dictionary: Wicket Gate and Wormwood”

The Explicator

Leslie Hatcher, “‘Circe’s This Craft’: The Active Female Principle in The Cantos

Evan R. Karachalios, “Sacrifice and Selectivity in Ezra Pound’s First Canto”

Cameron McWhirter and Ramsay Muhler, “Serious Character to Funny Man: Ezra Pound’s Brief Correspondence with Alexander Woollcott”

Sylvan Esh, “Paquin and Davila: Pulling Down Vanity in Canto 81”

The Reviewer

Ronald Bush (Variorum Edition of “Three Cantos”: A Prototype, ed. Richard Taylor)

Richard Taylor (Ezra Pound and James Laughlin, Selected Letters, ed. David M. Gordon)

Leszek Engelking (Ezra Pound, Chtel jsem napsat raj (vybor z dila), ed. Petr Mikeš; tr. Kamil Bednar, Jitka Herynkova, and Petr Mikeš; intr. Josef Jarab)

Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos (The Letters of Ezra Pound to Alice Corbin Henderson, ed. Ira B. Nadel)

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SPRING and FALL 1993


The Periplum

A. Walton Litz and Omar Pound, “An Unpublished Poem of 1909”

Massimo Bacigalupo, “Pound Studies in Italy, 1991”

James Generoso, “I Reckon You Pass, Mr. Wuddwudd”

Archie Henderson, “Pound, the War, and ‘The Banquet’ (1916)”

Songpin Jin, “Fenollosa and ‘Hsiao Hsüeh’ Tradition”

Guiyou Huang, “Ezra Pound: (Mis)Translation and (Re-)Creation”

Christina DuVernay, “‘And Halo Projects from Incision’: Ezra Pound’s Deification of Henry Gaudier-Brzeska”

Sylvan Esh, “Pound and Jakobson: The Metaphorical Principle in The Cantos

The Reviewer

Ira B. Nadel (Ezra Pound’s Poetry and Prose, Contributions to Periodicals)

John C. Hirsch (Reed Way Dasenbrock, Imitating the Italians: Wyatt, Spencer, Synge, Pound and Joyce)

Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos (Ezra Pound: Drafts and Fragments of Cantos CX-CXX, tr. Charles Vlavianos)

Jo Ellen Green Kaiser (Scott Hamilton, Ezra Pound and the Symbolist Inheritance)

Philip Furia (Jerome McGann, Toward a Literature of Knowledge)

The Explicator

Omar Pound, “Canto 113: Tweddell, Men against Death and Paul de Kruif”

Donald Gallup, “Ezra Pound’s Experiment for Esquire)

Pamela E. Hurley, “Ezra Pound’s ‘Yeux Glauques'”

Hugh Witemeyer, “Oliver Wendell Holmes, William Dean Howells, and Ezra Pound’s ‘Apostolic Succession'”

Robert C. Merritt, Jr., “‘Witching Music’: Several Examples of How Pound Adopted the Musicological Discoveries of Arnold Dolmetsch”

Jee Young Lee, “Eating”

Patrick McGuiness, “A Note on ‘The Muses’ Diadem'”

Ursula Shioji, “‘Hokku-Like’ Elements in Canto IV”

John Espey, “‘Mihites in Pennsylvania’ (71/418)”

Éva Nagy, “Jónás, Pull down Your Vanity: The Artist’s Commitment as Seen by Ezra Pound and Mihály Babits”

Avril Horner, “The ‘Intelligence at Bay’: Ezra Pound and Geoffrey Hill”

Ethan Lewis, “‘This Hulme Business’ Revisited, or Of Sequence and Simultaneity”

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SPRING and FALL 1992


The Periplum

Walter Baumann, “Yeats and Ireland in The Cantos

Paul Skinner, “Pounding, Hoofing, Kipling: Attitudes to Rudyard Kipling in the Writings of Ezra Pound and Ford Madox Ford”

Tim Dean, “How Long Is the Pound Era?”

Marinelle Ringer, “The Rhythmic Structure of Pound’s Canto IV”

Norman Wacker, “The Subject Repositioned / The Subject Repossessed: Authority and the Ethos of Performance in The Pisan Cantos

Steven Yao, “‘And With You Especially, There Was Nothing at Cross-Purpose’: Pound’s Treatment of Women in Cathay

Maria Luisa Ardizzione, “Pound’s Language in Rock-Drill, Two Theses for a Genealogy”

The Explicator

Elizabeth Bruce, “Empedocles’s Golden Age of Aphrodite in Pound’s Later Cantos”

K. Narayana Chandran, “Ezra Pound’s ‘Meitatio’: Two Notes”

Songping Jin, “‘The Coral Face,’ ‘The Tree of the Visages’ and the Cherry Tree”

Sylvan Esh, “‘In a Station’: Provence, London”

Jyan-Lung Lin, “Pound’s ‘In a station of the Metro’ as a Yugen Haiku”

Richard R. O’Keefe, “Impingement: The End of Pound’s Canto LXXX

David Gordon, “The Golden Caesura (2)”


Lawrence S. Rainey, “A Poem Including History [facsimile reprint]”

Ira B. Nadel, “The Cantos of Ezra Pound . . . . . . A Poem Including History: A Checklist of Items on Exhibit at the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library 20 October-22 December 1989”

Sebastian D. G. Knowles, “Ezra Pound to Alice Steiner Amdur, 23 January 1937”

Archie Henderson, “Addenda to ‘Pound Centennial Events: A Checklist'”

The Reviewer

Laura Cowan (James Longenbach, Stone Cottage: Pound, Yeats, and Modernism)

Cover: Japanese Tea Garden, Botanical Garden, Denver, Colorado. Photograph by Marie Alpert.

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SPRING and FALL 1991


The Periplum

Massimo Bacigalupo, “Ezra Pound’s Cantos 72 and 73: An Annotated Translation”

Alexander Schmitz, “Ideogram-Audiogram”

Matthew Little and Robert Babcock, “‘Amplius in Coitu Phantasia’: Pound’s ‘Cavalcanti’ and Avicenna’s De Almahad

Robert Spoo, “Pound’s Cavalcanti and Cravens’s Carducci”

The Explicator

Eva Hesse, “Why Lucifer ‘Fell’ in North Carolina: An Alternative View”

John Glendening, “Ezra Pound and Ezra Pound’s Blake: Method in Madness, Madness in Method”

David Gordon, “From Cheop’s Pyramid to Homer and Pound: The Golden Caesura”

Melvin D. McNichols, “Survivals and (Re)newals: Pound’s ‘The Seafarer'”

Donna C. Rudolph, “Formulas for Paradise in Six Cantos of Ezra Pound”

The Biographer

Jerome Kavka, M.D., “Ezra Pound’s Personal History: A Transcript, 1946”

Ira B. Nadel, “Letters from the ‘Foreign Correspondent’: Ezra Pound to Alice Corbin Henderson”

The Vortext

Sam Thonet, “Yeats-Pound Conference Report”

Virginia Nees-Hatlen, “A Teachers’ Institute at the NPF Conference”

Conference Program


The Reviewer

Hugh Witemeyer (Jeffry Walker, Bardic Ethos and the American Epic Poem: Whitman, Pound, Crane, Williams, Olson)

Reed Way Dasenbrock (Tim Redman, Ezra Pound and Italian Fascism)

Timothy Materer (Bruce Fogelman, Shapes of Power: The Development of Ezra Pound’s Poetic Sequences)

Stefano Maria Casella (Ezra Pound, Je Rassemble les Membres d’Osiris, ed. Jean-Michel Rabaté, trans. Jean-Paul Auxémery, Claude Minière, Margaret Tunstill, Jean-Michel Rabaté, with articles by Massimo Bacigalupo and Joël-Peter Shapiro)

David Gordon (William Cookson, A Guide to The Cantos of Ezra Pound)

Ron Thomas (Daniel M. Hooley, The Classics in Paraphrase: Ezra Pound and Modern Translators of Latin Poetry)

Paul Oppenheimer (The Lyrics of the Middle Ages: An Anthology, ed. James J. Wilhelm)

James J. Wilhelm (Ezra Pound and Margaret Cravens: A Tragic Friendship, 1910-1912, ed. Omar Pound and Robert Spoo)

The cover is a reproduction of a page from the Malatesta Cantos with a correction in Pound’s hand, which was presented to the Biblioteca Malatestiana of Cesena on May 25, 1925. The background is a photograph of the Valmarecchia by Emilio Salvatori.

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