American poetry -- 20th century
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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Overview This collection contains material collected by Anna Pettit Broomell and primarily consists of the writings and correspondence of Broomell, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, and Sarah Cleghorn.
Scope and Contents The bulk of this collection contains correspondence between Howard Comfort and Ezra Pound. In 1955, Comfort contacted Pound at St. Elizabeth's Hospital to discuss the Roman poet Catullus. This began a several years long correspondence between the two men in which they primarily discussed the translation of Latin poetry and other classical matters. Also included in the collection is the correspondence between Comfort and Pound's protégée, Sheri Martinelli; avant-garde literary publications...