Passwords: Bob Perelman on Ezra Pound

Date and Time: 
December 7, 2001 - 7:00PM
Event Location: 
Poets House, Spring Street

Ezra Pound is famous for his role in defining a modernist aesthetic, from the creation of the Imagist movement in 1912 to his epic poem The Cantos. He is also infamous for Fascist radio broadcasts he conducted from Italy during World War II. Can a contemporary audience find a fresh reading of this contradictory master?

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations