Tabitha Arnesen wrote:
> i really can't see
> Pound as a buddhist! (although admittedly i know
> little about him)
Pound's sources for the Chinese Cantos were anti-buddhist and those
Cantos treat buddhists & eunuchs as lice, as corrupters of the state.
Whether Pound knew anything himself about Buddhism or what his own
thoughts on it were I do not know. But anti-buddhism plays the same role
in the Chinese Cantos that anti-semitism plays in the Cantos as a whole.