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Stephen Spender Biography...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. He was appointed the seventeenth Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the United States Library of Congress in 1965.. English poet novelist and essayist; US Poet Laureate 1965–66

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Quote Left Death is another milestone on their way. With laughter on their lips and with winds blowing round them... Quote Right
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Quote Left I think of those who were truly great. The names of those who in their lives fought for life, Who wore at their hearts the fire's center. Quote Right
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Quote Left After the first powerful plain manifesto The black statement of pistons, without more fuss... Quote Right
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Quote Left Critics of visual arts and of music describe in words—that is to say, a system of signs other than those made by brushes on canvas or chisel... Quote Right
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Quote Left They think how one life hums, revolves and toils, One cog in a golden singing hive: Quote Right
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