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Kathleen Raine

AKA Kathleen Jessie Raine

Born: 14-Jun-1908
Birthplace: Ilford, Essex, England
Died: 6-Jul-2003
Location of death: London, England
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Female
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Poet, Scholar

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Cambridge poet, scholar of Blake

Father: George Raine (preacher, English teacher)
Husband: Hugh Sykes Davies (surrealist poet, div., d. 1984)
Husband: Charles Madge (div., d. 1996, one son, one daughter)
Son: James Madge
Daughter: Anna Hopwell Madge

    High School: County High School, Ilford
    University: MA, Girton College, Cambridge University (1929)
    Professor: Girton College, Cambridge University (1956-)

    Commander of the British Empire 2000
    Converted to Catholicism

Author of books:
Stone And Flower (1943, poetry)
Living in Time (1946, poetry)
The Pythoness (1949, poetry)
The Year One: Poems (1952, poetry)
The Hollow Hill and Other Poems, 1960-1964 (1965, poetry)
Six Dreams and Other Poems (1968, poetry)
Blake and Tradition (1968)
Lost Country (1971, poetry)
On a Deserted Shore (1973, poetry)
Yeats, the Tarot and the Golden Dawn (1973)
Farewell Happy Fields (1974, memoir)
The Land Unknown (1975, memoir)
The Inner Journey of the Poet (1976)
The Lion's Mouth (1977, memoir)
From Blake to a Vision (1979)
Blake and The New Age (1979)
The Oracle in the Heart, and Other Poems, 1975-1978 (1980, poetry)
Collected Poems, 1935-1980 (1981, poetry)
The Presence: Poems, 1984-87 (1987, poetry)
Selected Poems (1988, poetry)
Living with Mystery: Poems 1987-91 (1992, poetry)
The Collected Poems of Kathleen Raine (2000, poetry)

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