Argentine poet and short-fiction writer who was married
to Adolfo Bioy Casares.Ocampo
began as a writer with the book of short stories Viaje olvidado in
1937, and followed up with three books of poetry, Enumeración de la
patria, Espacios métricos and Los sonetos del jardín.
Spanish poet and member of the Generation of ’27. He is considered one of the greatest literary figures of the Silver Age of Spanish Literature and won many prizes and awards. He went into exile after the Spanish Civil War, due to his Marxist beliefs, but he returned to Spain following the death of Franco. In 1983, he was awarded the Premio Cervantes, the Spanish literary world’s highest honour.
English philosopher, best known today for his work
on political philosophy. His 1651 book Leviathan established the
foundation for most of Western political philosophy from the perspective
of social contract theory.In Leviathan,
Hobbes set out his doctrine of the foundation of states and
legitimate governments – originating social contract