Born on 28th of February 1909
Died on 16th of July 1995
Quotes from Stephen Spender
'WH Auden didnt love God, he ju'... More
1909 - 1995. English poet and critic.
Educated at University College, Oxford. Left wing views. Much of his poetry relived his experiences in Spanish Civil War and WWII including Poems from Spain (1939), Poems of Dedication (1941) and Edge of Darkness (1949). Later work included The Year of the Young Rebels (1969) and The Thirties and After (1978).
http://www.stephen-spender.org/SSpender/_poet_bio.htm The Stephen Spender Society
More famous Britons here
Contributors: Do you have a site related to Stephen Spender?
Supply some content for this page and we will gladly add a link to your site. Email here.
5646 views since 9th February 2007
On this day: