Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert) (1885-1930) | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Name: Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert) (1885-1930)
Historical Note: David Herbert Lawrence (11 September 1885 – 2 March 1930) was an English novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, literary critic and painter. His collected works represent, among other things, an extended reflection upon the dehumanising effects of modernity and industrialisation. Some of the issues Lawrence explores are sexuality, emotional health, vitality, spontaneity, and instinct.