This article contains information about the literary events and publications of 1567.

List of years in literature (table)

Events Edit

  • October 14António Ferreira becomes Desembargador da Casa do Civel and leaves Coimbra for Lisbon.[1]
  • unknown dates
    • John Brayne builds the Red Lion theatre just east of the City of London. It is for touring productions and the first known playhouse to be purpose-built in the British Isles since Roman times. However, there is little evidence that the theatre survives beyond this summer's season. The only play known to be presented here is The Story of Sampson.[2][3]
    • Spanish playwright Lope de Rueda's works are published following his death in 1565 by Timoneda, who tones down certain passages.
  • Approximate date – Isabella Whitney becomes the earliest identified woman to publish secular poetry in the English language with The Copy of a Letter, Lately Written in Meter by a Young Gentlewoman: to her Unconstant Lover (signed "I.W."), The Admonition by the Author to all Young Gentlewomen: And to all other Maids being in Love and An Order Prescribed, by Is. W., to two of her Younger Sisters Serving in London.[4]

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References Edit

  1. ^ Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Ferreira, Antonio" . Encyclopædia Britannica. Vol. 10 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 285.
  2. ^ Bowsher, Julian; Miller, Pat (2010). The Rose and the Globe — Playhouses of Shakespeare's Bankside, Southwark. Museum of London. p. 19. ISBN 978-1-901992-85-4.
  3. ^ Phillpotts, Christopher, Red Lion Theatre, Whitechapel (PDF), CrossRail Documentary Report, Museum of London Archaeology Service, archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-09-27, retrieved 2011-03-21
  4. ^ Cox, Michael, ed. (2004). The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-860634-6.
  5. ^ "Thomas Campion | English poet and musician". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 20 April 2021.