With regret I have to say that I won't be in Philadelphia. I am sure
Demetres will find someone to chair in my absence.
On 11/30/09 9:38 AM, "Betsy Rose" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Dear all,
> I would like to announce the details regarding two Ezra Pound
> sessions the Ezra Pound Society has arranged for the 2009 MLA in
> Philadelphia. As well we invite proposals and suggestions for topics
> for the 2010 ALA conference.
> With all best wishes,
> Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos
> A. The following 2009 MLA sessions have been organized by the Ezra
> Pound Society:
> Session I: #581 (Tuesday, 29 December, 7:15-8:30 p.m., 304,
> Philadelphia Marriott)
> Ideograms, Luminous Details or the Limbs of Osiris: Teaching Pound´s
> Poetry and Prose
> Presiding Timothy Paul Redman, Univ. of Texas, Dallas
> 1. Ira B. Nadel, Univ. of British Columbia: "Teaching Ezra Pound´s
> Jefferson: Poetry, Prose and Letters"
> 2. John R. O. Gery, Univ. of New Orleans: "´Out of Key with His
> Time´: Pound as Writer in Exile"
> 3. Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos, Univ. of New Brunswick: "´Observing
> the Elegance of Circe´s Hair´: Teaching Ezra Pounds Poetry of
> Session II: # 687 (Wednesday, 30 December, 12:00 noon-1:15 p.m.,
> Independence Salon III, Philadelphia Marriott)
> The Road to St Elizabeths: Pound's Correspondence with Mencken and
> Presiding Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos, Univ. of New Brunswick,
> 1. Christa Fratantoro, Stockton College: "´Pound and the Poet of the
> New Deal´: Pound and MacLeish in the 1930s"
> 2. Angelina Marie Carione, Cumberland County College: "Ezra Pound and
> H.L. Mencken: A Correspondence"
> 3. David Roessel, Stockton College: "Pound's Release from St.
> Elizabeths: Pound and MacLeish, 1956-1958"
> B. The Ezra Pound Society plans to participate in the American
> Literature Association´s 21st Annual Conference (to take place in San
> Francisco, May 27-30, 2010) with two sessions. Those interested in
> suggesting topics and/or in presenting papers, should write to
> Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos at [log in to unmask] Deadline for
> submission is December 15, 2009. For more details on the conference
> Dr. Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos
> University Research Professor,
> A/Dean, School of Graduate Studies and Professor, Dept. of English
> Book Reviews Editor, Paideuma
> Sir Howard Douglas Hall, Room 317, 3 Bailey Drive, Fredericton, NB,
> Canada E3B 5A3
> Tel: 506-453-4673; Fax: 506-453-4817; [log in to unmask];