Kathleen Raine (1908–2003)
Kathleen Raine (1908–2003)
Kathleen Raine (1908–2003)
Kathleen Raine (1908–2003)
Kathleen Raine (1908–2003)
Kathleen Raine (1908–2003)
Kathleen Raine (1908–2003)
Kathleen Raine (1908–2003)

© the artist. Image credit: Girton College, University of Cambridge

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Kathleen Jessie Raine was a poet and literary scholar. She came to Girton College as an Exhibitioner to read Natural Sciences then Moral Sciences from 1926 to 1929. It was whilst she was at Cambridge that she began writing poetry.

Girton College, University of Cambridge



Kathleen Raine (1908–2003)






H 77 x W 34 x D 46.7 cm

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purchased from the artist, 2006

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plaque: KATHLEEN RAINE by MARCUS CORNISH / Purchased by the College with gifts in memory of / Kathleen Raine and Dr Elizabeth Wright


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