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ACROSS THE ATLANTIC AND BACK: ADVENTURES OF AN ENGLISH PIRATE IN BRAZIL
Sat 22 October 2016, 17:00 – 18:00 BST
This talk by Vivien Kogut Lessa de Sa presents the remarkable story of Anthony Knivet’s captivity in Brazil between 1592 and 1601. The gripping narrative of his adventures was published in London in 1625 and remains the first extensive account of Brazil given by an Elizabethan and offers a unique English view of the New World.