Meaning of Sitwell, Dame Edith in English:

Sitwell, Dame Edith

proper noun

  • (1887–1964), English poet and critic; full name Edith Louisa Sitwell. Her early verse, with that of her brothers Osbert (1892–1969) and Sacheverell (1897–1988), marked a revolt against the prevailing Georgian style of the day. In 1923 she attracted attention with Façade, a group of poems in notated rhythm recited to music by William Walton.

Pronunciation

Sitwell, Dame Edith

/ˈsɪtwɛl/