Salvatore Quasimodo

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Nobel prize medal.svg Salvatore Quasimodo
Salvatore Quasimodo 1959.jpg
Born20 August 1901(1901-08-20)
Modica, Sicily, Italy
Dee'd14 Juin 1968(1968-06-14) (aged 66)
Naples, Italy
Restin placeCimitero Monumentale, Milan, Italy
ThriftAuthor
Leeterar muivementHermeticism (poetry)
Notable awairdsNobel Prize in Leeteratur
1959

Salvatore Quasimodo (Italian: [salvaˈtoːre kwaˈziːmodo]; August 20, 1901 – Juin 14, 1968) wis an Italian author an poet. In 1959 he wan the Nobel Prize for Leeteratur "for his lyrical poetry, which wi clessical fire expresses the tragic experience o life in oor ain times".[1] Alang wi Giuseppe Ungaretti an Eugenio Montale, he is ane o the foremaist Italian poets o the 20t century.

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  1. "Nobelprize.org". Retrieved 14 October 2015.