Tuesday, March 27, 2012

News at Eleven: In these pages [Herbert] Leibowitz

chronicles the complex relationship [Ezra] Pound and [William Carlos] Williams shared----the former was deeply critical of his friend's work. He often lashed out with an acerbic tongue that suggests there may have been an underlying jealous lurking deep within the mad genius. Williams found Eliot almost intolerable and did not he shrink from saying so.

from PopMatters: A Complex Relationship Between Two Great Poets: 'Something Urgent I Have to Say to You'


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