Robert Hayman and the Poetry of Arrival.

Street, S., 2010. Robert Hayman and the Poetry of Arrival. In: Exploring New World Transitions - From Seasonal Presence to Permanent Settlement, 16-19 June 2010, Memorial University, St John's Newfoundland. (Unpublished)

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Robert Hayman may be claimed to be the first English poet writing out of Canada. Born in Totnes, Devon, he became Governor in 1618 of Harbour Grace, Newfoundland. Through his book of Epigrams, "Quodlibets", he celebrated the New World in Verse for the first time.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects:Geography and Environmental Studies
History > Archaeology
Group:Media School
ID Code:14817
Deposited By:Professor Sean Street LEFT
Deposited On:26 May 2010 19:19
Last Modified:07 Mar 2013 15:29

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