A great forum for Pound Studies in the UK! Smashing news. Look forward to
figuring out how best to weigh in.
Dr. Robert Stark
Lecturer in English
Department of English
University of Exeter
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On Mon, Feb 3, 2014 at 6:18 PM, Roxana Preda <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Dear Poundians,
> Rebecca Beasley, who is the present Chair of the British Association of
> Modernist Studies, has sent the Ezra Pound Society an official invitation
> to come to the next conference of the BAMS in London, Senate House, June
> 26-28, 2014.
> The title of the conference is Modernism NOW! The event is keen to explore
> the newest developments in scholarly communities as well as Pound's
> relevance to contemporary poetry. At the same time, the conference is
> inclusive, so it offers plenty of space for original work done in every
> area of Pound studies.
> See here the link to the conference website:
> Well, I was rather expecting this, to be very honest with you, it was
> bound to happen as a natural development of our integration into the larger
> structures and forms of organisation in modernist studies, internationally.
> I am only glad that the first invitation came from my back yard, if I may
> be permitted to be so discourteous towards our great capital.
> I would be interested to go and also offer a panel, if people would like
> to form a group.
> If anyone wishes to propose a panel, please drop me a line. Deadline for
> submissions is February 23, 2014.
> It would be good for the society to be present at this party. It makes us
> stronger. And London in June... well, I won't say more.
> All the best,
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