Perhaps Pound was reusing Donne without acknowledgement. I think I have
spotted him reusing Emerson's "The Poet". He for sure would not have
The ideogrammic method is "Language beyond Metaphor".
Solidly on earth mucking out a horse corral
McIntosh, NM, USA
From: Marcia Karp <[log in to unmask]>
To: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Thursday, March 29, 2001 4:58 PM
Subject: Re: Form in TWL
>Richard Seddon wrote:
>> I have already given the citation for the fluid versus solid form that
>> Brooks reuses; In his "Treatise on Metre" a seperate section of "A B C
>> Reading" Pound says, "Rhythm is a form cut into TIME, as a design is
>> determined space."
>> By the way Pound in 1912 says that one of his goals is a "Language beyond
>Thanks for the "time" source. I don't remember fluid versus solid. Brooks
>takes the "well-wrought urn" from John Donne.
>I'm not sure what a language beyond metaphor can be. Metaphor is a making
>relations, or a revealing of them. How can we do without?
>Time- and space-bound,