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Canto II

Canto II


by Ezra Loomis Pound

Canto II: Sea You Later Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Canto II? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. According to "Canto II," what kind of animal has "eyes of Picasso"?

Q. What does the word "Naviform" mean?

Naval uniform
Q. Why does Acoetes' ship land at the island of Scios?

To kidnap a kid
To have a picnic
To patch up their ship
To get fresh water
Q. When he sneaks up on Tyro, Poseidon disguises himself as

A river
A shrub
A mosquito
A seagull
Q. What does the sea god So-shu use to stir up the ocean?

The long moon
The stars
A tree
A golden spoon