Ezra Pound

1885-1972
 Ezra Pound

Ezra Pound (1885-1972) was a major figure in the Modernist movement of the early 20th century. In addition to his own success as a writer, Pound made his mark as an influential critic, publicly supporting poets such as H.D. (Hilda Doolittle, to whom he was briefly engaged), T. S. Eliot, and Robert Frost.

Ezra Pound (1885 – 1972) est une figure majeure du mouvement moderniste du début du vingtième siècle. Par-delà son propre succès en tant qu’écrivain, Pound fait ses preuves en tant que critique influent, soutenant publiquement des poètes tels que H.D. (Hilda Doolittle, avec qui il est brièvement fiancé), T.S. Eliot et Robert Frost.