Ruth Pitter

Emma Thomas “Ruth” Pitter (1897 – 1992)

CBE, FRSL was a 20th-century British poet. She was the first woman to receive the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry in 1955, and was therefore appointed a CBE in 1979 to honour her many contributions to English literature.

Ruth Pitter

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