Saturday, September 04, 2004

Poetry from an Isolated Life

2004 October 17th
Poetry from an Isolated Life
Vaucluse House
· This performance combined with a narration on the life of Henry Browne Hayes, (the original owner of Vaucluse House) by a local historian, and a musical performance of A Capella Italian songs, has been inspired by the Humanist/Poet and Writer, Francesco Petrarca.
· The Historic Houses Trust, in combination with DiVerse, Rolf Grunseit and Blindman's Holiday celebrated the 700th birthday of Francesco Petrarca, in the week of Italian Literature throughout the world.
· With a performance of specially written poetry inspired by Petrarca, and a reading of the poetry of Petrarca.