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Performer: Stephen Spender
Title: Stephen Spender Reads A Selection Of His Poems
Country: UK
Style: Spoken Word
Category: Records
Rating: 4.7 ✦
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Stephen Spender was a member of the generation of British poets who came to prominence in the 1930s, a group-sometimes referred to as the Oxford Poets-that included W. H. Auden, Christopher Isherwood, C. Day Lewis, and Louis MacNeice. Spender continued to write poetry throughout his life, but it came to consume less of his literary output in later years than it did in the 1930s and 1940s. The last collection of poems published before his death was Dolphins.

Sir Stephen Harold Spender was an English poet, novelist and essayist who concentrated on themes of social injustice and the class struggle in his work. He was appointed the seventeenth Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the United States Library of Congress in 1965. Spender was born in Kensington, London, to journalist, Edward Harold Spender and Violet Hilda Schuster, a painter and poet. He went first to Hall School in Hampstead and then at thirteen to Gresham's School, Holt and later Charlecote School in Worthing, but was unhappy there

Here's the celebrated British Poet reading a selection of his poems from a 78 RPM shellac record playing on my beloved HMV 109 Wind up Gramophone  . Poems by stephen spender. Recorded under the auspices of the. British council. C3987 - epilogue to a human drama, responsibility: the pilots who destroyed germany in the spring of 1945, almond tree in a bombed city, I think continually of those who were truly great, the landscape near an aerodrom. НАМЕДНИ-1951: Первые холодильники.

Stephen Spender, the son of a journalist, was born in London in 1909. He was educated at University College, Oxford, where he met, among others, W. Auden, Christopher Isherwood and Louis MacNeice, with whom he was to develop a poetics of engagement, writing powerfully of the confusion and alarm of 1930s Europe. He visited Spain during the Civil War, in 1937, where he as Stephen Spender, the son of a journalist, was born in London in 1909. Grey Gowrie's new selection offers a timely and incisive revaluation of Spender's substantial poetic corpus.

Sir Stephen Harold Spender CBE (28 February 1909 – 16 July 1995) was an English poet, novelist and essayist who concentrated on themes of social injustice and the class struggle in his work Spender was born in Kensington, London, to journalist Edward Harold Spender and Violet Hilda Schuster, a painter and poet.

Contributor: Spender, Stephen - Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress). How it strikes a contemporary reflections on poetry and the role of the poet Presents a lecture delivered by Robert Hayden. James Dickey reading his poems in the Recording Laboratory, April 22, 1960 Mr. Dickey reads a selection of his poems. Contributor: Dickey, James - Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress). In addition, he reads four of his uncollected poems. Contributor: Bode, Carl - Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature (Library of Congress).

Stephen Spender (February 28, 1909 – July 16, 1995) was an English poet and essayist who focused on themes of social injustice and the class struggle in his work. The ultimate aim of politics is not politics, but the activities which can be practised within the political framework of the State. Therefore an effective statement of these activities - .

Stephen Spender explains in a brief introduction to his COLLECTED POEMS that the volume does not contain his entire poetic output over a period of twenty-five years, but rather a selection of those poems which he wished to gather together from earlier volumes with an aim to retrieve as many past mistakes, and to make as many improvements, as possible, without ’cheating. He admits that he has altered a few readings here and there in the interest of clarity or aesthetics, but adds that he has retained, in the interest of honesty and truth, certain passages in which he now recognizes youthful.

Tracklist

Band 1
Word
The Hawk
Band 2
Not To You I Sighed
An "I" Can Never Be Great Man
Beethoven's Death Mask
My Parents Kept Me From Children Who Were Rough
Band 3
What I Expected, Was
Who Live Under The Shadow Of A War
The Express
Band 4
The Landscape Near An Aerodrome
The Prisoners
Band 5
I Think Continually
An Elementary School Classroom
Band 1
Elegy For Margaret
Band 2
Song
Band 3
Four Short Poems About Children

Versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
RG 88 Stephen Spender Stephen Spender Reads A Selection Of His Poems ‎(LP, Album) Argo RG 88 UK Unknown
804 Stephen Spender The Poems Of Stephen Spender ‎(LP, Album) Spoken Arts 804 US Unknown