John Donne


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Noun1.John Donne - English clergyman and metaphysical poet celebrated as a preacher (1572-1631)John Donne - English clergyman and metaphysical poet celebrated as a preacher (1572-1631)
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John Donne and Religious Authority in the Reformed English Church.
Set in England in the year 1604, Love's Alchemy: A John Donne Mystery is a dark novel of intrigue, Machiavellian political maneuvering, spywork, and the crossroads of history.
The program will also showcase a performance of Ernest Bloch's Concerto Grosso for String Orchestra and Piano Obbligato, featuring pianist Loren Fishman, and Nativity after John Donne - a new work by local composer Justin Merritt.
Over the course of the play Zoe reflects on her life and her condition through the details of the English language, especially the use of wit in the metaphysical poetry of John Donne, and continuously recites Donne's Holy Sonnet X, Death Be Not Proud.
I might note, too, that the poet John Donne should not be referred to as a Catholic.
Linden, "Compasses and Cartography: John Donne's A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning,"' John Donne Journal 3.
ANSWERS: 1 The javelin; 2 A hare; 3 Captain Nemo; 4 It appears to be of infinite length; 5 Postage stamps; 6 Tungsten; 7 Sven Goran-Eriksson; 8 Labor unions; 9 The Pacific; 10 John Donne.
5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Way back in the 17th century, John Donne, English attorney, cleric and preeminent representative of the metaphysical poets, wrote: "Sleep is pain's easiest salve, as doth fulfill all offices of death, except to kill.
He looks at Chaucer, John Donne, Restoration comedy on the whole, Oscar Wilde, Samuel Beckett and more.
Prime Minister David Cameron read Our Last Awakening by John Donne, while Labour leader Ed Miliband gave a Bible reading.
IN 1619, to the benchers at Lincoln's Inn, John Donne preached a sermon on Ecclesiastes 12.
Ask not for whom the bell tolls, Mr Clegg, as poet John Donne might have put it.