Wystan Hugh Auden 1907 - 1973

Quotes (73)

Comments (6)

very bright person...smart person
Yes it's pedantic, but it's Christ Church, Oxford - there is no 's
Who has not heard the name of Auden? Auden is definitely one of the stalwarts of the post-fifties, the post-war period with a reading of his own, a poet of the Age of Anxiety full of bewilderment, loss of lives and human casualty rarely felt and expressed elsewhere. With his base rooted in socialism, Freudian psychoanalysis and Leftism, he went his way alone writing with technical expertise, inducting the commonly speech and others.
All Comments