Raworth in 2003 (photographed by Gloria Graham)
|Born||July 19, 1938|
Bexleyheath, London, England
|Died||February 8, 2017 (aged 78)|
|Occupation||Poet, publisher, editor, teacher|
|Education||University of Essex|
|Genre||poetry, essays, translation|
|Literary movement||British Poetry Revival, Late-Modernism|
Thomas Moore Raworth (July 19, 1938 – February 8, 2017) known as Tom Raworth, was a British poet and visual artist. He published over forty books of poetry and prose during his life. His work has been translated and published in many countries. Raworth was a key figure in the British Poetry Revival.
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- "Culture stars who died in 2017: from Tara Palmer-Tomkinson to Tom Raworth". The Telegraph.