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Ezra Pound


Week 3: Ezra Pound’s early poetry

Please read and prepare the following poems, in Pound, Selected Poems. They are also available in Personae ed Walton Litz.:


‘The Garret’

‘The Garden’


‘Salutation the Second’


‘A Pact’

‘Dance Figure’



‘The Rest’

‘Les Millwin’


‘Liu Ch’e’

‘In a Station of the Metro’


‘The Encounter’

‘The Tea Shop’

Hugh Selwyn Mauberley including Mauberley (1920)

Please also read the photocopied extracts from Pound’s Literary Essays available in the EN304 pigeonhole.