Italian Fascist Exhibitions and Ezra Pound's Move to the Imperial

Paul, Catherine E.
March 2005
Twentieth Century Literature (Twentieth Century Literature);Spring2005, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p64
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Analyzes two Italian fascist exhibitions from the 1930s representing the changing approach of the Benito Mussolini regime to culture and the writings of Ezra Pound in the period, particularly "Guide to Kulchur." Shift in the thinking of Pound about the function of poetry and criticism; Source of the idea of culture by Pound; Description of the Mostra della Rivoluzione Fascista which opened in the Palazzo delle Esposizioni in Rome.


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