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AMERICAN LITERATURE ASSOCIATION

A Coalition of Societies Devoted to the Study of American Authors

29th Annual Conference on American Literature

May 24 – 27, 2018

Hyatt Regency San Francisco 5 Embarcadero Center San Francisco, CA 94111 (415) 788-1234

 

 

Friday, May 25, 2018

 

Session 7-H Ezra Pound and his Palpable Poetics of Environment in The Cantos: The Making Visible of Ideas (Seacliff B)
Organized by the Ezra Pound Society
Chair: Demetres Tryphonopoulos, Brandon University

Co-chair: LeeAnn Derdeyn, Southern Methodist University

1. “The Corruption of Literary Culture: Cantos 14 & 15,” Robert von Hallberg, Claremont McKenna College
2. 
“Geopolitics, Ecopoetics, and Agrarianism in Pound’s Adams Cantos,” LeeAnn Derdeyn, SouthernMethodist University
3. 
“City Pound: Urbanism & The Poetry of Ezra Pound,” Ira Nadel, University of British Columbia