Jennings


Jennings
Jennings
 
['dʒenɪȖz],
 
 1) Elizabeth, englische Lyrikerin und Kritikerin, * Boston (County Lincolnshire) 18. 7. 1926; Bibliothekarin und Verlagslektorin; seit 1960 freie Autorin; schreibt kühl zurückhaltende Bekenntnislyrik, zum Teil mit religiöser Thematik.
 
Werke: Lyrik: The animals' arrival (1969); Lucidities (1970); Relationships (1972); Moments of grace (1980); Tributes (1989); Times ans seasons (1992); Familiar spirits (1994).
 
Essay: Seven men of vision(1976).
 
Ausgaben: Collected poems (1967); Selected poems (1979); Collected poems 1953-1985 (1986).
 
 2) Humphrey, britischer Dokumentarfilmregisseur, * Walberswick (County Suffolk) 1907, ✝ auf Poros (Griechenland) im September 1950; sensibler und scharfer Beobachter, dessen Filme (ab 1934) die Stimmungen der Zeit, v. a. während des Krieges, einfingen.
 
Filme: Listen to Britain (1942); Ich war ein Feuerwehrmann (Fires were started, 1943); A diary for Timothy (1945).
 
 
M. L. Jennings: H. J. Film-maker, painter, poet (London 1982).

Universal-Lexikon. 2012.

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