14
Oct

James Montgomery biography

Publicado por Julian Yanover el 14 de October de 2008 a las 07:16 pm

Born November 4, 1771, James Montgomery was a Scots poet and hymnist who enjoyed popularity during his time and made a mark on British literature in the early to mid-1800s. He was born at Irvine in Ayrshire, where his father was a Moravian preacher, but left there when his father was relocated to Ireland by […]

13
Oct

Wang Wei biography

Publicado por Julian Yanover el 13 de October de 2008 a las 07:14 pm
12
Oct

Nizar Qabbani biography

Publicado por Julian Yanover el 12 de October de 2008 a las 07:12 pm
10
Oct

Dame Mary Gilmore biography

Publicado por Julian Yanover el 10 de October de 2008 a las 07:09 pm
9
Oct

Bernard de Ventadorn biography

Publicado por Julian Yanover el 9 de October de 2008 a las 07:06 pm

Among the most romantic figures of the medieval era were the French troubadours, poets who wrote of romantic love in delicate and beautiful verse that survives to this day. Perhaps the most famous of the troubadours was Bernard de Ventador, also known as Bernard de Ventadorn, the son of a Boulanger – a servant whose […]