Ezra Pound

Ezra Pound

Ezra Weston Loomis Pound was an expatriate American poet and critic who was a major figure in the early modernist movement.

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Age at Death
87 years, 0 months and 2 days old
Albums
Ego Scriptor Cantilenae
Attributes
Modernism , male , italian
Birthday
the 30th of October
Born
1885 , October 1885 , October 30th 1885 , the United States , North America ,  …
Did
die
Died
1972 , November 1972 , November 1st 1972 , Italy , Europe ,  …
Died During
1970s
Educated
University of Pennsylvania
First Name, Rare Terms
"Ezra"
Gender
male
Influence
Confucius , James Joyce , T. S. Eliot , Walt Whitman , William Wordsworth ,  …
Influence of
Ernest Hemingway , Confucius , Robert Frost , James Joyce , Walt Whitman ,  …
Influenced
T. S. Eliot , Charles Bukowski , E. E. Cummings , Don DeLillo , Elizabeth Bishop ,  …
Influences
William Butler Yeats , John Milton , François Villon , Luís de Camões , Eugenio Montale ,  …
Last Name
"Pound"
Legal name, Full name
"Ezra Weston Loomis Pound"
Main Occupation
writer , poet , literary criticism
Middle-name
"Loomis" , "Weston"
Nationality
italian , american
OBI
http://www.oxforddnb.com/index/101074521/
Project Gutenberg URI
http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/gutendata/resource/people/Pound_Ezra_1885-1972
Quotes
"When you cannot make up your mind which of two evenly balanced courses of action you should take - choose the bolder." , "When two men in business always agree, one of them is unnecessary." , "Wars are made to make debt." , "The worst mistake I made was that stupid, suburban prejudice of anti-Semitism." , "The real trouble with war (modern war) is that it gives no one a chance to kill the right people." ,  …
Starred in
Histoire du cinéma
Won
Bollingen Prize
Worked with
Olga Rudge
Wrote
The Cantos , Des Imagistes , Ripostes

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