EPOUND-L Archives

- Ezra Pound discussion list of the University of Maine


Options: Use Classic View

Use Monospaced Font
Show Text Part by Default
Condense Mail Headers

Topic: [<< First] [< Prev] [Next >] [Last >>]

Print Reply
Sender: Ezra Pound discussion list of the University of Maine <[log in to unmask]>
From: "Robert E. Kibler" <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 1998 23:54:02 -0500
Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii"
MIME-Version: 1.0
Reply-To: Robert E Kibler <[log in to unmask]>
Parts/Attachments: text/plain (42 lines)
On Mon, 30 Mar 1998 19:02:55 -0800 wrote...
what does Kenner talk about?
>Went to Vancouver on the weekend and happened upon Hugh Kenner's CBC Massey
>lecture transcript now in book form called "The Elsewhere Community". It's
>published in Ontario by House of Anansi Press Ltd & sells for $14.95 Can.
>Here's the address of the publisher for those who may be interested:
>House of Anansi Press Limited
>1800 Steeles Avenue West
>Concord, Ontario
>L4K 2P3
>They also have a website: http://www.the-wire.com/irwin/anansi/
>I remember the interest in Kenner's lecture on this list a few months back
>& thought there may be a few of you interested in this info. Unfortunately,
>I didn't get a chance to hear the lecture, so the book was a pleasant
>surprise as it peered at me from the bookstore's shelf. There is a
>wonderful section where Kenner recalls his first meeting with Pound at St.
>Elizabeth's in the company of Marshall McLuhan: "We presented our
>credentials at the office, saw our names entered in a book labelled 'Ezra
>Pound's Company,' then were ushered up two floors to the Chestnut Ward.
>Pound had recently been promoted from the Dangerously Insane to, so to
>speak, the Slightly Cracked; that was the news our New York informant was
>responding to when he'd told us Pound could now be visited."
Robert E. Kibler
Department of English
University of Minnesota
[log in to unmask]
                fortunatus et ille, deos qui novit agrestis,
                Panaque Silvanumque senem Nymphasque sorores.