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Steve Xerri, "EP: From the Life." The Fortnightly Review, 13 September 2020. Free online.

Xi Chuan 西川 (pen name of Liu Jun ), "Answering Venus (45 Fragments)" 回答启明星(45断章) [30. Pound (30. )]. 1984-1995. Notes on the Mosquito [蚊子志]: Selected Poems, transl. Lucas Klein (New York, NY: New Directions, 2012), pp. 68-69 (Chinese and English on facing pages), free online. Free online and here and here and here. Translated into Spanish by Roberto H. E. Oest and Yongsheng Jia as "Respuestas a Venus (45 fragmentos)" here.

 

 

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Leo Yankevich, "Ezra Pound Enters the Tent." 2006. Contemporary Sonnet 1 (May 2007): 15. Free online and here. Rpt. in Yankevich, Tikkun Olam and Other Poems, foreword by E. M. Schorb (San Francisco: Counter-Currents Publishing Ltd., 2012). Free online and here and here and here and here and here and here and here.

Inuhiko Yomota, "人生の乞食." 人生の乞食 [Jinsei no kojiki]. Tōkyō: Shoshi Yamada, 2007. Translated from the Japanese by Hiroaki Sato as "A Beggar of Life," Asymptote (Oct. 2016). Free online.

Ann York, "Rapallo." The Antigonish Review (1980): 5. Rpt. in Poetry Australia 77 (May 1981): 36, and in York, Agapanthus (Victoria, B.C.: Sono Nis Press, 1987).

David Young, "Night Thoughts." Night Thoughts and Henry Vaughan (Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1994), pp. 11-59 [Midnight . . ., pp. 13-22]. Rpt. in part in Young, Field of Light and Shadow, Selected and New Poems (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010), pp. 174ff.

Dean Young, "Shield of Moon Dust." Mississippi Review 31.3 (Fall 2003): 299-300. Rpt. in Young, Elegy on Toy Piano (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005), pp. 61-62, and Mississippi Review 39.1/3 (2012): 654-655.

Hsia Yü, "節錄自'第一人稱'" [20-23, 26-28]. Asymptote (Oct. 2016). Free online. Translated from the Chinese by Steve Bradbury as "from First Person," Asymptote (Oct. 2016). Free online.

Timothy Yu, "Chinese Silence No. 4. After Billy Collins, 'China.'" 15 Chinese Silences (Kāne'ohe, HI: Tinfish Press, 2012). Free online. Rpt. in Yu, 100 Chinese Silences (Los Angeles, CA: Les Figues Press, 2016). Free online. A reading by the author.

Timothy Yu, "Chinese Silence No. 8. After Billy Collins, 'Hangover.'" 15 Chinese Silences (Kāne'ohe, HI: Tinfish Press, 2012). Free online. Rpt. in Yu, 100 Chinese Silences (Los Angeles, CA: Les Figues Press, 2016). Free online.

Timothy Yu, "Chinese Silence No. 13. After Billy Collins, 'A Portrait of the Reader with a Bowl of Cereal.'" 15 Chinese Silences (Kāne'ohe, HI: Tinfish Press, 2012). Free online. Rpt. in Yu, 100 Chinese Silences (Los Angeles, CA: Les Figues Press, 2016).

Timothy Yu, "Chinese Silence No. 14. After Billy Collins, 'Silence.'" 15 Chinese Silences (Kāne'ohe, HI: Tinfish Press, 2012). Free online. Rpt. in Yu, 100 Chinese Silences (Los Angeles, CA: Les Figues Press, 2016).

Timothy Yu, "Chinese Silence No. 18. After Billy Collins, 'Bodhidharma.'" 100 Chinese Silences (Los Angeles, CA: Les Figues Press, 2016). Free online.

Timothy Yu, "Chinese Silence No. 19. After Billy Collins, 'Kathmandu.'" 100 Chinese Silences (Los Angeles, CA: Les Figues Press, 2016). Free online.

Timothy Yu, "Chinese Silence No. 38." 100 Chinese Silences (Los Angeles, CA: Les Figues Press, 2016), p. 56. Free online and here and here.

Timothy Yu, "Chinese Silence No. 87." 100 Chinese Silences (Los Angeles, CA: Les Figues Press, 2016). Free online.

Timothy Yu, "Chinese Silence No. 92. After 'Exile's Letter' by Ezra Pound." Poetry 206.3 (June 2015): 245-247. Free online. Rpt. in Yu, 100 Chinese Silences (Los Angeles, CA: Les Figues Press, 2016).

 

 

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Edith Zelig, "Trucker in Orion"; "Driver of Everything"; "Driver." Gallant Poetry: Belles Words of Freedom (Xlibris Corporation, 2004), pp. 66-67, free online, 291, free online, 469, free online.

Ludwig Zeller, “Sobre una fotografía de Ezra Pound.” Cantera verde 4.16 (1991): 19. Rpt. in Zeller, Los engranajes del encantamiento (México, D.F.: Editorial Aldus, 1996), p. 376. Free online. Translated into English by A.F. Moritz in Zeller, On a photograph of Ezra Pound = Sobre una fotografía de Ezra Pound (Toronto: Ediciones Oasis, 1994) (Twobitter, 48; 26 lettered, 225 numbered copies; issued by Nicky Drumbolis); Zeller, Body of Insomnia and Other Poems: Poems, 1992-1993, trans. A.F. Moritz and Theresa Moritz (Victoria, B.C.: Ekstasis Editions, 1996), pp. 84-85 (English and Spanish on facing pages), free online; and Zeller, The Rules of the Game: Selected Shorter Poems, 1952-2008, trans. A.F. Moritz (Toronto, ON: Quattro Books, 2012), p. 123, free online.

Zev, "pretending to nod to Ezra." Painted With Words – Medium, July 26, 2017. Free online.

Jianqing Zheng, "Memories." POMPA: Publications of the Mississippi Philological Association (2003): 83. Free online.

Phillip Zhuwao, "The Blossoms Were (Chinese Art)." New Coin, Makhanda (previously known as Grahamstown), South Africa, 34.2 (December 1998): 17. Free online. Rpt. in Zhuwao, Sunrise Poison ([Makhanda, South Africa]: Deep South, 2018).

Alejandra Ziebrecht, "El mar de los que fueron." Free online and here and here and here.

Wm. Zink, "Variation I: Ezra Pound Driven Batshit Crazy For Want of Sound Money" and "Variation II: Ol' Ez Thinks Them Could Be Useful, After All." The Materialist: Selected Poetry 2000-2020. Bandcamp, October 2, 2020. Free online (Variation I). Readings by the author (Variations I-II).

Rachel Zolf, Human Resources: A Book of Poetry (Toronto: Coach House Books, 2007), p. 66. Free online and here.

Louis Zukofsky, "'A'-14." Poetry 107.1 (Oct. 1965): 1-51 [old / Ez 1962 / 1/29 in / The Times crossword / puzzle "Across/4 / Pound, poet," p. 44]. Free online. Rpt. in Zukofsky, "A"-14 (London: Turret Books, 1967); Zukofsky, "A" 13-21 (London: Jonathan Cape, 1969; Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1969) [old / Ez 1962 / 1/29 in / The Times crossword / puzzle "Across/4 / Pound, poet" in "'A'-14," p. 99]; and Zukofsky, "A," with a new introduction by Barry Ahearn (New York: New Directions, 2011) [old / Ez 1962 / 1/29 in / The Times crossword / puzzle "Across/4 / Pound, poet" in "'A'-14," p. 352].

Louis Zukofsky, "'A'-18." Poetry 110.5 (Aug. 1967): 281-303 ["Old Tacit" (Ezra Pound), p. 288]. Free online. Rpt. in Zukofsky, "A" 13-21 (London: Jonathan Cape, 1969; Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1969) ["Old Tacit" (Pound) in "A"-18, p. 141] and Zukofsky, 'A' (Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1978) ["Old Tacit" (Pound) in "A"-18, p. 394].

Louis Zukofsky, "Nor did the prophet." In a draft, dated 28 July 1953, the second stanza had a second line, "Ezra, he didn't pound." See Mark Scroggins, The Poem of a Life: A Biography of Louis Zukofsky (Berkeley, CA: Counterpoint, 2007), p. 270, and Jeffrey Twitchell-Waas, "Some Time (1956)," Z-site: A Companion to the Works of Louis Zukofsky, 2015, free online.

Louis Zukofsky, "Poem beginning 'The.'" Fall-Winter 1926. The Exile 3 (Spring 1928): 7-27 ["First Movement: 'And out of olde bokes, in good feith']. Rpt. in Active Anthology, ed. Ezra Pound (London: Faber & Faber, 1933); Zukofsky, 55 Poems (Prairie City, IL.: Press of James A. Decker, 1941); Zukofsky, ALL: The Collected Short Poems 1923-1958 (New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1965); A Controversy of Poets: An Anthology of Contemporary American Poetry, eds. Paris Leary and Robert Kelly (Garden City, N.Y.: Anchor Books, 1965), pp. 504-506, free online (first two pages and last page); Possibilities of Poetry: An Anthology of American Contemporaries, selected and introd. by Richard Kostelanetz (New York: Dell Publ. Co., 1970), pp. 140-151; Zukofsky, Complete Short Poetry, with a foreword by Robert Creeley (Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991), pp. 9-11 (at 9), rpt. as Anew: Complete Shorter Poetry, with a foreword by Robert Creeley (New York: New Directions, 2011), pp. 9-11 (at 9); and American Poetry: The Twentieth Century, Volume Two. E. E. Cummings to May Swenson (New York: Library of America, 2000), pp. 466-468. A reading by the author.

 

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