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Alpay Ulku, "Heat Lightning, Progress, Cat, George Orwell." Meteorology: Poems (Rochester, NY: Boa Editions, Ltd., 1999), p. 7. Free online.

A.G. Ullyatt, "Zoetrope (in memory of Ezra Pound)." Unisa English Studies 15.2 (Sept. 1977): 41.

Jennifer Understahl, "Possessed by Ezra Pound." The Seattle Review 24.1 (2002): 113.

Louis Untermeyer, "The Banquet of the Bards: Ezra Pound." —And Other Poets (New York: Henry Holt and Co., 1916), pp. 55-57. Rpt. in Untermeyer, Selected Poems and Parodies of Louis Untermeyer (New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1935), pp. 273-274, and Mock Modernism: An Anthology of Parodies, Travesties, Frauds, 1910-1935, ed. Leonard Diepeveen (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014), pp. 134-135, free online. Also here.

Louis Untermeyer, "Chant Monroe." March 1913. Dear Editor: A History of Poetry in Letters: The First Fifty Years, 1912-1962, ed. and compiled by Joseph Parisi and Stephen Young; introductions and commentary by Joseph Parisi; foreword by Billy Collins (New York: Norton, 2002), p. 52.

John Updike, "Apologies to Harvard. The Phi Beta Kappa Poem." Completed in early June 1973. Delivered as the annual Phi Beta Kappa poem to the Harvard and Radcliffe chapters of Phi Beta Kappa, June 12, 1973. Harvard Bulletin 75.11 (July 1973): 22-23. Free online. Rpt. in Updike, Tossing and Turning (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977), pp. 29-34; Updike, Collected Poems, 1953-1993 (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2003), pp. 120-125; and Updike, Selected Poems, ed. Christopher Carduff (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2015).

Allen Upward, "The Discarded Imagist." Egoist 2.6 (June 1, 1915): 98. Free online. Rpt. in Poetry 6.6 (Sept. 1915): 317-318, free online and here and here; A. D. Moody, "Pound's Allen Upward," Paideuma 4.1 (Spring 1975): 55-70 (at 65-66) (Moody's essay was rpt. in Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, Vol. 85, ed. Jennifer Baise (Detroit: Gale Research, 1999), pp. 385-393, in which Upward's verse letter appears on pp. 390-391); and Mock Modernism: An Anthology of Parodies, Travesties, Frauds, 1910-1935, ed. Leonard Diepeveen (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014), pp. 66-67. Free online.

Liliana Ursu, [Heart Washed Like a Brain, Europe for Sale].  Înger călare pe fiară?: 1992-1994 (Bucureşti: Cartea Românească, 1996). Translated by Liliana Ursu and Bruce Weigl as "Heart Washed Like a Brain, Europe for Sale," Exquisite Corpse 44 (1993): 18. Rpt. in The William and Mary Review 32 (1994): 74-75 and in Ursu, Angel Riding a Beast: Poems, trans. Liliana Ursu and Bruce Weigl (Evanston, Illinois: Northwestern University Press, 1998), pp. 21-23.

Liliana Ursu, "Window Cut into White Pine (in memory of Ezra Pound)." Trans. Bruce Weigl. Quarterly West 38 (Winter-Spring 1993-1994): 115. Rpt. in Ursu, Angel Riding a Beast: Poems, trans. Liliana Ursu and Bruce Weigl (Evanston, Illinois: Northwestern University Press, 1998), p. 39.

George Uscatescu, [Poem on Pound's death]. Darâmat Ilion. Madrid: Artes Gráficas Benzal, 1972. Translated from Romanian into Spanish by the author in Jorge Uscatescu, "Centenario de Ezra Pound," Cuadernos hispanoamericanos 426 (diciembre 1985): 164-178 (at 178). Free online. Rpt. in George Uscatescu, "Il centenario de Ezra Pound," Prospettive estetiche europee (L'Aquila: Japadre editore, 1987), 63. Also published as Jorge Uscatescu, "En el centenario de Ezra Pound = In honour to Ezra Pound." Folia humanística 23.273 (1985): [611]-612.

 

 

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Anna van Valkenburg, "The Thorn and the Wash Basin." The Café Review (Summer 2020). Free online.

Gloria Vando, "Desencanto." Shadows & Supposes (Houston, Tex.: Arte Público Press, 2002), p. 18. Free online.

Paul Vangelisti, "From The Book of Life" [Sections 14-25]. Differentia: Review of Italian Thought 5 (Spring 1991): 65-76 (Section 21, p. 72). Free online and here. A photocopy of the page proofs of The Book of Life is housed in the Paul Vangelisti Papers, 1970-2015, MSS 487, Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA. Finding aid.

Paul Vangelisti, "Still Not Home on the Range." Rhizome (1997): 163.

Robert Vaughn, "A Sestina on Ezra Pound." Western Review 23.1 (Autumn 1958): 41-42. Rpt. in Donald Justice, "Oblivion: Variations on a Theme," The True Subject, ed. Kurt Brown (Saint Paul, Minn.: Graywolf Press, 1993), and Justice, Oblivion: On Writers & Writing (Ashland, OR: Story Line Press, 1998).

Luis Antonio de Villena, "Una foto de Ezra Pound en Venecia. 1968." Asuntos de delirio: 1989-1996 (Madrid: Visor, 1996), p. 25. Free online and audio recording. Rpt. in Villena, Alejandrías: antología, 1970-2003, ed., selección y prólogo de Juan Antonio González Iglesias (Sevilla: Editorial Renacimiento, 2004), p. 154. Free online and here. Rpt. in Treinta años después. Los que estuvimos allí. Homenaje a Ezra Pound. Coordinado por José María Álvarez (Valenciana de la Concepción (Sevilla): Ediciones Ulises, 2017), p. 13. Free online.

Harold Vinal, "Poem for a Poet." Voices: A Journal of Poetry 150 (January-April 1953): 40.

Humberto Vinueza, "Más aca de los signos zodiacales." Poeta, tu palabra (Quito: Editorial El Conejo, 1988), pp. 127ff. Rpt. in Poesía viva del Ecuador: siglo XX, Jorge Enrique Adoum [compilador] (Quito: Grijalbo, 1990), pp. 242-244. Free online and here and here and here and here and here.

Paul Violi, "Little Testament" [excerpt]. Epoch 37.2 (1988) 120-124. "Little Testament" was printed in Violi, Likewise (Brooklyn, N.Y.: Hanging Loose Press, 1988) and Violi, Breakers: Selected Poems (Minneapolis, MN: Coffee House Press, 2000).

יהודהויזן [Yehuda Vizan], "עזרא." Poetry International, 2017. Free online. Rpt. in מבחרשירים ,יהודהויזן; [Yehuda Vizan, Selected Poems 2005-2020 (Carmel, 2020)]. Translated into English by the author as "Ezra." Free online.

M.A. Vizsolyi, "The Case of Jane: A Verse Play (selections)." New Orleans Review (2013). Free online. Rpt. from M.A. Vizsolyi, M.A. Vizsolyi (Glenrothes, Scotland: Fivehundred Places, 2012).

Lello Voce, "da Variazione III (d'amore, d'altro)." Italian Poetry 1950-1990. Trans. and ed. by Gayle Ridinger. Co-ed. Gian Paolo Renello (A bilingual edition of the Dante University Press) (Boston, MA: Dante University of America Press, 1996), pp. 394-398. Free online (first two pages, next two pages, last page) and here. Translated into English by Gayle Ridinger as "from Variation III (on love and more)," pp. 391-394. Free online (first page, next two pages, last page) and here.

Michael Volpi, "Down to Unfinished." Literally Literary - Medium, June 18, 2021. Free online.

Richard von Sturmer, "Old Ezra." brief (Auckland, NZ) 34 (February 2007): 70-75.

 

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