Posts Tagged ‘T.S. Eliot’

T.S. Eliot 2

30Ago11

L’opera d’arte nuova e i poeti morti No poet, no artist of any art, has his complete meaning alone. His significance, his appreciation is the appreciation of his relation to the dead poets and artists. You cannot value him alone; you must set him, for contrast and comparison, among the dead.


Enrique Pezzoni «Uno de los poetas traducidos por Enrique Pezzoni, T.S. Eliot, interrogado acerca de su método crítico, contestó: “El único método consiste en ser muy inteligente”. Ahora bien, en el caso de Enrique Pezzoni y descartada la coincidencia con la respuesta eliotiana, no es fácil desmadejar el talento del método, porque el traductor, el […]


T.S. Eliot

02Feb10

– – – Gli occhi degli altri «Now, we all of us like to believe that we understand our own poets better than any foreigner can do; but I think we should be prepared to entertain the possibility that these Frenchmen have seen something in Poe that English-speaking readers have missed” «It is certainly possible, […]