13 jun. 2011

The Age of Criticism

Reflecting on the mid-century cliché about the "age of criticism," Duncan wrote:
An age of criticism does not mean Pound’s Calvacanti essay, Cocteau’s ‘Call to Order,’ Dame Edith Sitwell’s notebooks or H.D.’s ‘The Guest,’ Charles Olson’s ‘Projective verse,’ or Louis Zukofsky’s Bottom: On Shakespeare