The Cantos Summary
Ezra Pound

Everything you need to understand or teach The Cantos by Ezra Pound.

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The Cantos Summary

The difficult, sometimes frustrating, often moving, occasionally brilliant epic poem The Cantos is Ezra Pound's most significant contribution to world literature. The poem, though, is rarely read all the way through, and Pound is better remembered for his short poems, his early theoretical writings and manifestoes, and his turbulent personal history. This is unfortunate, because in The Cantos are some of the most beautiful and powerful passages in twentiethcentury poetry. Written over more...

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