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Spender, Sir Stephen

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Pronunciation: /ˈspɛndə
 
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Definition of Spender, Sir Stephen in English:

( 1909–95), English poet and critic. In his critical work The Destructive Element (1935) Spender defended the importance of political subject matter in literature.

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