Program

CONFERENCE PROGRAM

WEDNESDAY, 26 JUNE 2019
9:00 – 16:00 REGISTRATION: Sala de Juntas, Palacio de Anaya, First Floor (upstairs) 10:00 – 10:30 Welcome: Aula Magna, Palacio de Anaya, First Floor (upstairs)
10:45 – 11:45 Session 1:
Opening Plenary: Pound and Spain – Salón de actos, Facultad de Traducción (Translation Building).
[Session includes Papers in Spanish with Simultaneous Translations]
Chair: Miriam Borham, Universidad de Salamanca
Viorica Patea, Universidad de Salamanca, The Legacy of Spain in Pound’s Oeuvre Antonio Colinas, Poet, Encounter and Encounters with Ezra Pound

11:45 – 12:15 Coffee Break (Hospedería Cloister) 12:15 – 13:30 Parallel Sessions 2A, 2B. 2C

2A Pound and the Poetics of Spanish Culture – Salón de Actos, Facultad de Traducción.
[Session includes Papers in Spanish with Simultaneous Translations]
Chair: Anderson Araujo, University of British Columbia
Antonio Portela, Universidad de Burgos, Ezra Pound, Teacher of Spanish: A Didactic Poetics of Language
Natalia Carbajosa Palmero, Universidad de Cartagena, The Vitality and Precision of the Poetic Word Onstage: “Le mot juste” Onstage: Ezra Pound’s Reflections on Lope de Vega
Giuliana Ferreccio, Università di Torino, The pale dawn of Spain”: Ezra Pound and the Morphology of Dawn

 2B English Influences on Pound’s Early Poetry – Aula 4, Facultad de Traducción. Chair: Michael Alexander, University of St. Andrews

Karina Ibragimova, Moscow State University, The Impact of Old English Poetry on Personae in Ezra Pound’s Early Lyrics
Timothy J. Cook, University of Nebraska—Lincoln, Ezra Pound, John Stuart Mill, and the Phantasmagoria of Literary Originality, and Romantic Individuality, in Late Victorian/Prewar London
L. Hart, Brasenose College, Oxford University, Endurance in Pound and Tennyson

2C Pound’s Economics – Aula 7, Facultad de Traducción.
Chair: Krista Rascoe
, Tarrant County College
Lin Wei, Tianjin University, The Process of Becoming an Anti-Semite: A Reflection on Pound’s Economics
Svetlana Ehtee, University of New Brunswick, Ezra Pound, Lieutenant-Colonel Graham Seton Hutchison, and Fascist Propaganda
Archie Henderson, Independent Scholar, Houston, Pound and William Paterson

 14:00 – 15:30 Lunch: Restaurante El Monje, calle Arroyo Santo Domingo 3 15:30-16:30 Siesta

16:30 – 17:45 Parallel Sessions 3A, 3B, 3C
3A Pound’s Modernist Reinventions: Dante, Provençal, and Catalan – Salón de Actos, Facultad de Traducción.
Chair: Jorge Diego Sánchez, Universidad de Salamanca
K. Riikonen, University of Helsinki, Romance Philology in the Writings of Ezra Pound
Aya Yoshida, Kyoto University, Polyglot Pound and French
Dídac Llorens Cubedo, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED), Strategies of Appropriation of Provençal Poetry in Ezra Pound and His Catalan Contemporaries

 3B Pound’s Asian Collaborations – Aula 4, Facultad de Traducción.
Chair: Miho Takahashi, Kansai University, Osaka
Youngmin Kim, Dongguk University, Seoul, Imaginary Homelands of Modern Poetry: Asian Spain in Yeats, Pound, and Eliot
Hidetoshi Tomiyama, Meiji Gakuin University, What Pound Couldn’t Know about the Noh Drama Sotoba Komachi, and Some Related Observations
Andrew Houwen, Tokyo Woman’s Christian University, Ezra Pound and the Poetry and Poetics of Junzaburō Nishiwaki

 3C Cantos I: Initiating The Cantos – Early Cantos – Aula 7, Facultad de Traducción. Chair: Dídac Llorens Cubedo, Universidad Nacional de Educación a distancia (UNED) Konstantinos Doxiadis, Cambridge University, The Necessary Character: The Use of Voice in Ezra Pound’s Cantos
María Gallego Tena, Universidad de Salamanca, The Influence of El Poema de Mio Cid on Ezra Pound’s Canto 3
Vasiliki Poula, London School of Economics, The Emergent Properties of Ezra Pound’s Cantos as a Unified Work

 17:45 – 18:15 Coffee Break (Hospedería Cloister)

18:15 – 19:15 Session 4: Plenary: Pound and the Spanish Poets – Salón de actos, Facultad de Traducción (Translation Building).
[Session includes Papers in Spanish with Simultaneous Translations]
Chair: Paula Barba Guerrero, Universidad de Salamanca
Juan Antonio González Iglesias, Universidad de Salamanca, Concerning Imitation: Ezra Pound, Martial and other Roman and Hispanic Poets
Jaime Siles, Universidad de Valencia, Ezra Pound and the Greek and Latin Classic Writers as Models of a New Literary Language

 19:30-20:45 Aula Salinas [Edifico Historico]
Special Event: Gerhart Münch’s Compositions for Piano Heriberto Cruz, pianist

Dinner on Your Own

THURSDAY, 27 June 2019 THURSDAY, 27 June 2019

9:00 – 16:00 REGISTRATION: Sala de Juntas, Palacio de Anaya, First Floor (upstairs)
9:30 – 10:45 Parallel Sessions 5A, 5B, 5C
5A Pound’s Impact on Mediterranean Poets – Aula Magna, Palacio de Anaya.
Chair: Luisa Mª González Rodríguez, Universidad de Salamanca
Santiago Rodríguez Guerrero-Strachan, Universidad de Valladolid, Juan Ramón Jiménez’s Appreciation of Ezra Pound’s Poetry
Rosina Martucci, Università di Salerno, Ezra Pound, Pere Gimferrer and Eugenio Montale: Poets, Translators and Artists
Mario Avelar, Portuguese Open University & University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies, Pound’s Echoes in Two Major 20th Century Portuguese Poets: Fernando Pessoa and Jorge de Sena

 5B Pound and the Spirit – P-5, Palacio de Anaya.
Chair: Walter Baumann, University of Ulster
Stodddard Martin, London, Ezra Pound and Santayana
Andy Trevathan, Louisiana State University, Seven Spanish Angels at the Altar of the Sun: Ezra Pound and the Occult
Sean Mark, British School at Rome, “Tempus tacendi”: On Pound’s Late Silence

5C Cantos II: Medical, Typographical and Natural Terminologies in The Cantos – P-6, Palacio de Anaya.
Chair: Rhett Forman, Tarleton State University
Krista Rascoe, Tarrant County College, Pound and Hemingway: Ambulatory Medical Terminology to Create a Paralytic Image
Leonor María Martínez Serrano, Universidad de Córdoba, A Natural History of Culture: Ezra Pound on Reading and the Printing Press as Means to Further Civilization
Jonathan Pollock, Université de Perpignan, Cratylic Language in The Cantos

10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break

11:15 – 12: 30 Parallel Sessions 6A, 6B
6A Pound’s Impact on English Poets – Aula Magna, Palacio de Anaya.
Chair: Jennifer Kilgore-Caradec
, Université Caen Normandie
Michael Alexander, University of St. Andrews, Ezra Pound and Laurence Binyon (1869-1943)
Diana Collecott, Durham University, Poet of the Periphery: Basil Bunting in the Canary Islands
Tony Lopez, Plymouth University, Matthew Glover El Mio Cid

6B Cantos III: The Nuevo Mundo Cantos under a Microscope – P-5, Palacio de Anaya. Chair: Roxana Preda, University of Edinburgh
John Beall, Collegiate School, New York; Pound’s “White Light” in Canto 36: Provençal Poets, Cavalcanti, and Dante
Courtney Ruffner-Grieneisen, State College of Florida, Lions and Panthers and Leopards, Oh, My!: A Close Reading of Canto 39 within the framework of The Cantos Project
Jeff Grieneisen, State College of Florida, Ideas into Action, Economics into Journey: A Close Reading of Canto 40 within the framework of The Cantos Project

 12:30 – 12:45 Break

12:45 – 14:00 Session 7: Plenary: Cantos IV: Historical Voices in The Cantos – Aula Magna, Facultad de Filología (Palacio de Anaya, Philology Building).
Chair: Stephen Wilson, Universidade de Coimbra
Roxana Preda, University of Edinburgh, Following the tracks of Sigismondo: Malatesta’s Presence in Cantos 17-30
Maria Luisa Ardizzone, New York University, Confronting the Spanish-Arab “Commentator,” Ibn Rushd (Averroes)
Caterina Ricciardi, Università di Roma Tre, Washington Irving’s Alhambra in The Cantos

14:00-15:00 Lunch on Site (Hospedería Cloister)

15:00-16:30 Siesta

16:30 – 17:45 Parallel Sessions 8A, 8B, 8C
8A Pound’s Impact on Writers of Spanish – Aula Magna, Palacio de Anaya. Chair: Viorica Patea, Universidad de Salamanca
Emanuele Zoppellari Perale, Ca’ Foscari Università di Venezia, Pound’s Amulet in Roberto Bolaño’s Novels
Melania Stancu, University of Bucharest, Ezra Pound and Antonio Colinas’s Theory of the Image
Leonor María Martínez Serrano, Universidad de Córdoba; A New Translation of The Cantos of Ezra Pound in Argentina

 8B Cantos V: Pound and The Cantos in Eastern Europe – P-5, Palacio de Anaya. Chair: Svetlana Ehtee, University of New Brunswick
Liliana Pop, University Babes-Bolyai, Cluj, Ezra Pound in Romanian
Irakli Tskhvediani, Akaki Tsereteli State University (Kutaisi, Georgia) A “Georgian” Ezra Pound: The Creative Reception through Translations Radojka Vukčević, University of Belgrade, Ezra Pound’s Poetry in the Light of the Epic Tradition in Serbia and Montenegro

8C Pound and Chinese Instigations – P-6, Palacio de Anaya.
Chair: Andrew Houwen
, Tokyo Woman’s Christian University
Michael Kindellan, University of Sheffield, 诶 比 ⻄ of Reading: Ezra Pound’s “scholarly” Classic Anthology
Kent Su, Univerity College London (to be read by Andrew Houwen) “respect the awareness/and train fit men”: A Reading of Canto 85
Alan Golding, University of Louisville, “Peril in a white, silk shroud”: Talking Back to EP in Timothy Yu’s 100 Chinese Silences

17:45-18:15 Coffee Break (Hospedería Cloister) 18:15-20:00 Aula Magna, Palacio de Anaya

Special Event: Poetry Reading in Spanish and English Chair: Natalia Carbajosa Palmero, Universidad de Cartagena Poets:

Spanish: Natalia Carbajosa Palmero, Antonio Colinas, Juan Antonio González Iglesias, Jeannette Lozano Clariond, MªÁngeles Pérez López, José Antonio Martínez, Jaime Siles

English: David Cappella, Silvia Falsaperla, Rhett Forman, John Gery, Jeff Grieneisen, Chengru He, Tony Lopez, Sean Mark, Ron Smith

Dinner on Your Own

FRIDAY, 28 June 2019
9:00 – 16:00 REGISTRATION: Sala de Juntas, Palacio de Anaya, First Floor (upstairs)
9:30 – 10:45 Parallel Sessions 9A, 9B
9A Multilingual Multicultural Early Pound – P-5, Palacio de Anaya.
Chair: Giuliana Ferreccio, Università di Torino
Espen Grønlie, University of Oslo, Multilingualism in Ezra Pound’s Early Poetry
Giuliana Bendelli, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, “From the colour the nature & by the nature the sign”: Pound’s Influence on Roberto Sanesi’s Poetics

 9B Cantos VI: The Cantos, Epic Voices, and Iberian History – P-6, Palacio de Anaya. Chair: Jonathan Pollock, Université de Perpignan
Charlotte Estrade, Université Paris Nanterre, Forging an Epic Voice in/of History
Paula Barba Guerrero, Universidad de Salamanca, Imaging the “Revolution of the Word”: Dissociation from the Spanish Baroque in Ezra Pound’s Cantos
Stephen Wilson, Universidade de Coimbra, Re-Reading Pound and Camões

 10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break (Hospedería Cloister)

11:15 – 12: 30 Parallel Sessions 10A, 10B, 10C
10A Pound’s Correspondence – Aula Magna, Palacio de Anaya.
Chair: Andy Trevathan, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
Paula Camacho, Pablo de Olavide University, 
Dear Miss Barry: The Feminism of Ezra Pound
Miriam Borham, Universidad de Salamanca Pound and Unamuno: A Collaboration
Manlio Della Marca, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, “Missives/Missiles” from St. Elizabeths: The Unpublished Letters of Ezra Pound and Eva Hesse, 1950-1960

10B Pound and the Interpretive Arts – P-5, Palacio de Anaya. Chair: Evelyn Haller, Doane University
John Gery, University of New Orleans Pound’s Prado and the “Glimpse of Velázquez” Rong Ou, Hangzhou Normal University, An Oriental Dance between Cy Twombly’s Painting and Pound’s Poetry
Jeannette Lozano Clariond, Poet and Publisher, Vaso Roto (Madrid) Pound’s Translations of Egyptian Poetry: A Reading in English and Spanish

10C Cantos VII: New Approaches to The Pisan Cantos – P-6, Palacio de Anaya. Chair: Ron Bush, University of Oxford
Yoshiko Kita, Chuo University, Tokyo, The Influence of Spanish Medieval Drama and Japanese Noh Play in The Pisan Cantos
Rhett Forman, Tarleton State University, “Las Cosas Más Necias y También Las Más Sublimes”: Satire and Insanity in Cervantes, Galdós, and Pound
Seda Şen, Başkent University, Ankara, Pound’s Cities: A Psychogeographical Reading of The Pisan Cantos

12:30 – 12:45 Break

12:45 – 14:00 Session 11: Plenary: “Popular” Pound – Aula Magna, Facultad de Filología (Palacio de Anaya, Philology Building).
Chair: Alan Golding, University of Louisville
Michael Coyle, Colgate University, Material History, Popularized Scholarship, and Guide to Kulchur
Mark Byron, University of Sidney, “Brilliant Detective Cut Off”: The Blue Spill as a Clue Puzzle Collaboration
Panayiotes Tryphonopoulas, Queen’s University (Kingston, Ontario) & Demetres Tryphonopoulos, Brandon University (Manitoba), Modernism’s “doors of perception”: From Ezra Pound’s Ideogrammic Method to Marshall McLuhan’s Mosaic

14:00-16:30 Lunch on Your Own/Siesta 16:30 – 17:45 Parallel Sessions 12A, 12B

12A Pound, Spanish Writers, and Politics in the 1930s – P-5, Palacio de Anaya.
Chair : Massimo Bacigalupo, Università di Genova
Jennifer Kilgore-Caradec, Université Caen Normandie, Lines of Division: The Spanish Civil War in the Trajectories of Nancy Cunard, Ezra Pound, and Langston Hughes
Anderson Araujo, University of British Columbia, Fascist Aesthetes: Ezra Pound, Ernesto Giménez Caballero, and Italo-Spanish Power Politics

 12B Pound’s Translations of Greek and Latin Classics – P-6, Palacio de Anaya. Chair: Charlotte Estrade, Université Paris Nanterre
Peter Liebregts, University of Leiden, Translations of Greek Tragedy in the Work of Ezra Pound: General Approach and Some Case Studies
Christian Bancroft, Temple University, “Go on and enjoy it”: Shadow Feminism in Ezra Pound’s Elektra
Justine T. Wolfenden, Durham University, “Ezra Pound waxed cool”: A Modernist’s Respectful Appreciation of Lucretius’s “sober intention”

 17:45 – 18:15 Coffee Break (Hospedería Cloister)

18:15 – 19:30
Session 13: ROUNDTABLE: After the Pound Era – Aula Magna, Facultad de Filología. Chair: Mark Byron, University of Sidney
Discussants:
Anderson Araujo, University of British Columbia (Spanish and Portuguese poetry and translation)
Chengru He, University of Alabama (Chinese poetry and translation)
Akitoshi Nagahata, Nagoya University (Japanese translation)
Andrew Houwen, Tokyo Woman’s Christian University (Japanese poetry)

20:00 – 20:30 EPIC Reception: NH Puerta de la Catedral (requires registration)Meeting Place: NH Puerta de la Catedral, Plaza Juan XXIII, 5 20:30 – 22:00 Banquet: NH Puerta de la Catedral (requires registration)

SATURDAY, 29 June 2019
10:00 – 12:30 REGISTRATION Sala de Juntas, Palacio de Anaya, First Floor (upstairs)
10:00 – 10:50: Session 14: Plenary: Individual Talents: Ezra Pound and T.S. Eliot – Aula Magna, Facultad de Filología (Palacio de Anaya, Philology Building).
Chair: Michael Coyle, Colgate University
Jack Baker, Durham University, Pound’s Virtú and the Divided Self
Robert von Hallberg, Claremont McKenna College, The Shift from Literary to Social Criticism: Pound and Eliot

 10:50 – 11:20 Coffee Break (Hospedería Cloister)

11:20 – 12:10: Session 15: Plenary: Cantos VIII: The Pisan Cantos: Pre-texts & Texts – Aula Magna, Facultad de Filología (Palacio de Anaya, Philology Building).
Chair: Akitoshi Nagahata, Nagoya University
Ron Bush, University of Oxford The Pre-Text of The Pisan Cantos Kenneth Haynes, Brown University, Pound’s Annotations to The Pisan Cantos

12:15 – 13:05 Session 16: Plenary: Ezra Pound in Real Life – Aula Magna, Facultad de Filología (Palacio de Anaya, Philology Building).
Chair: Peter Liebregts, University of Leiden
Massimo Bacigalupo, Università di Genova, Discovering the Mediterranean Sanity: Pound and Hemingway
Walter Baumann, University of Ulster, Sixty Years with Ezra Pound

13:10 – 14:00 Business Meeting
Chairs: Walter Baumann, University of Ulster John Gery, University of New Orleans
14:30 Lunch: Restaurante El Monje, calle Arroyo Santo Domingo 3 (requires registration)

16:00 – 18:00 Siesta
18:00-19:00 City Bus Tour of Salamanca
Meeting Place: In front of the columns at Palacio Anaya on University campus at 17:45. Tour departs at 18:00.

Epic Schedule June 10, 2019