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|further, asserting that extant poetical language and modes were in fact defunct, |
he declared war on all existing formal structures, metre, ... He wrote in 1910: 'The
art of letters will come to an end before ad 2000. I shall survive as a curiosity.
|He is the only living man whose work has anything more than a most temporary |
interest — possible exceptions on the continent — . I shall survive as a curiosity.
The art of letters will come to an end before A.D. 2000 and there will be a sort of ...
|1 1 (1843). 51 The art of letters will come to an end before A.D. 2000. . . I shall |
survive as a curiosity. EZRA POUND (1885-1972). U.S. pod. ccilir. Ldlcr, I Jan.
1910. to Pound's mother. Quoied in: Humphrey Carpenter. A Serious Character,
|Ezra Pound saw the handwriting on the wall and said as early as 1910. "The art |
of letters will come to an end before AD 2000... It shall survive as a curiosity."""'"
He may not have been right, but his case is looking stronger all the time.
|Pound, Ezra The art of letters will come to an end before A.D. 2000. I shall survive |
as a curiosity. - Pound, Ezra I guess the definition of a lunatic is a man
surrounded by them. - Pound, Ezra It ought to be illegal for an artist to marry. If the
|This is greatly aided by the photos in P3, which can be supplemented by the |
designer's sketch and three other photos in Arion, 4/1 (Spring 1996), 143-6,
especially the one on 144. 38. Labourers ... The poem has an epigraph from
Pound: The art of letters will come to an end before AD 2000 ... I shall survive as
a curiosity.' 4.
|I. Plausible and Helpful Things to Say About Literature in a Time When All Print |
Institutions Are Breaking Down ALVIN KERNAN The art of letters will come to an
end before AD. 2000 . . . I shall survive as a curiosity. —Ezra Pound1 The ...
|Pirandello, Luigi The cultivation of literary pursuits forms the basis of all sciences, |
and in their perfection consist the reputation and prosperity of ... Pound, Ezra The
art of letters will come to an end before A.D. 2000. I shall survive as a curiosity.
|I believe we shall all at length see the need we have of a union, and that a cordial |
one too ; what is executed upon the ... had sent 2000/. out of his own purse to
Geneva to be distributed for the relief of the sufferers ; and, from other letters, it is
... and it saith, se itincri jamjam accingit ; so that we think he will be here shortly,
and we are willing to expect his coming. ... I answered, ' I perceive the French
ambassador makes haste, he would be willing to make an end before the
number of the ...
|denoted 'a re-birth of Greco-Roman spirit of scientific curiosity and humanism in |
arts and letters'. ... span of civilization to circa 2900-1900 B.C. In 1955, Albright
suggested that the end of civilization was around 1750 B.C. Dr. ... Based on this
method Fair service fixed the dating between 2000- 1500 B.C., based on his
excavations in Quetta Valley. ... To conclude, we can say that Rafiq Mughal is
right to believe that the 'core trends' of urban revolution were already present
before 3000 ...