Thomas Stearns Eliot

Happy Centennial, J. Alfred Prufrock


If there is a single poem that can be said to have revolutionized poetry in the 20th Century it is T. S. Eliot’s¬†The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock. Eliot started¬†writing Prufrock in 1910, at the age of twenty-two. The poem was published five years later, when Ezra Pound, whom Eliot met and befriended as…