Ezra Pound was one of the founders of Imagism who helped define its philosophy. In his essay warning Imagist poets against writing pitfalls, Pound establishes his essential idea: less is more. (Holt Literature & Language Arts, 2003)
This lesson was created as part of the Anthology Alignment Project
, during which teachers created CCSS-aligned lessons for existing literary and information texts in anthologies. All page numbers and unit/week designations found in this lesson relate to the edition of the anthology named above. If you are using a trade book or different edition of this title, the page/unit/week references in this lesson will not match. Consult the content referenced in the body of the lesson to determine appropriate page numbers for your text.