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TS Eliot letters reveal anguish over failure of first marriage

TS Eliot letters reveal anguish over failure of first marriage | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
Correspondence to be published this month challenges view that poet was cold towards his wife Vivien as she suffered mental illness
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Richard Sieburth: Pouind Listener's Guide

Richard Sieburth: Pouind Listener's Guide | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it

There was in those days [1912-1913] still a Parisian research for technique.  Spire wrangled as if vers libre were a political doctrine.De Souza had what the old Abbé called une oreille très fine, but [...]...

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"Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz" A Langston Hughes Project

PCC's Ujima hosted this ambitious musical multi-media event created by USC professor Dr. Ronald McCurdy, inspired by and using Langston Hughes's poetry.
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Listen to T.S. Eliot Recite His Late Masterpiece, the Four Quartets

Listen to T.S. Eliot Recite His Late Masterpiece, the Four Quartets | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
Here is a complete recording of T.S. Eliot reading the masterpiece of his later years, the cycle of poems called Four Quartets.

Eliot considered the Four Quartets his greatest work. 'I'd like to feel that they get better as they go on,' he told Donald Hall in a 1959 interview for the Paris Review.
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Mary de Rachewiltz, Ezra Pound's daughter

Listen to Mary de Rachewiltz talk about the history of Brunnenburg Castle. From March until May 2008, students lived and worked at the castle in northern Ita...
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‘The Return of Foxy Grandpa’ by T.S. Eliot | The New York Review of Books

‘The Return of Foxy Grandpa’ by T.S. Eliot | The New York Review of Books | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
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Paris Review - The Art of Poetry No. 17, W. H. Auden

Paris Review - The Art of Poetry No. 17, W. H. Auden | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
The Paris Review is a literary magazine featuring original writing, art, and in-depth interviews with famous writers.
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Painted Shadow: A Life of Vivienne Eliot by Carole Seymour-Jones | Books | The Guardian

On their honeymoon, T.S. Eliot slept in a deckchair while his bride trashed the bedroom. In this extract from a compelling new biography of Vivienne, the odd couple fall apart - and she falls for Bertrand Russell.
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Le Corbusier plus facho que fada

Le Corbusier plus facho que fada | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
Cinquante ans après la mort de l’architecte, deux ouvrages évoquent son compagnonnage avec le fascisme.
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New film, 'Rosenwald,' tells story of Jewish philanthropist who transformed ... - New Jersey Jewish News

New film, 'Rosenwald,' tells story of Jewish philanthropist who transformed ... - New Jersey Jewish News | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
“The philanthropy Julius Rosenwald invested in African-American causes in the early 1900s changed the course of education for thousands of children in the rural South and helped foster the careers of prominent artists, including writer Langston...”
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Yeats2015

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Yeats2015. 4,462 likes · 11 talking about this. In 2015 Ireland celebrates the life and work of Irish Nobel prize-winning poet William Butler Yeats on...
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Ezra Pound’s “Exile’s Letter”

Ezra Pound’s “Exile’s Letter” | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
Li Po chanting a poem, by Liang K’ai (13th century). I’ve loved Pound since I was a teenager. My first lover, Charles Burch, who was a poet himself, used to read Pound to me and swoon over it. I feel that most of our enthusiasms are imitated from people we admire or are in love... Read More »
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Discovering T.S. Eliot: Youthful find leads to lifelong relationship with poet's work

Discovering T.S. Eliot: Youthful find leads to lifelong relationship with poet's work | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
Frances Dickey, an associate professor of English at MU, spent two years editing a collection of prose by T.S. Eliot. The volume, part of a set published in September, covers
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T.S. Eliot And The Birth Of The Modern Poet

T.S. Eliot And The Birth Of The Modern Poet | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
The great Christopher Ricks on the great T.S. Eliot. Practical cats and the way the world ends.
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Man Ray’s Portraits of Ernest Hemingway, Ezra Pound, Marcel Duchamp & Many Other 1920s Icons

Man Ray’s Portraits of Ernest Hemingway, Ezra Pound, Marcel Duchamp & Many Other 1920s Icons | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
When photographers specialize in portraits of famous people, they often speak of finding a visual way to reveal their oft-photographed subject's rarely exposed nature; to bring their depths, in other words, to the surface.
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A Visual Guide to References in T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land (1922) — BERNY TAN

A Visual Guide to References in T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land (1922) — BERNY TAN | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
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A Visual Guide to References in T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land (1922).

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Secrets of TS Eliot's tragic first marriage and liaisons to be told at last | Books | The Guardian

Secrets of TS Eliot's tragic first marriage and liaisons to be told at last | Books | The Guardian | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
Following the death of the poet's widow, Valerie, a new biography has been mooted
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Le Corbusier fasciste ?

Le Corbusier fasciste ? | Modernist Poetry | Scoop.it
Plusieurs livres soulignent le « fascisme » de l’architecte Le Corbusier, auquel le Centre Pompidou consacre une rétrospective jusqu’à la fin août.
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▶ Ezra Pound - The Cantos - Canto I - YouTube

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