Sir Thomas Wyatt. Sir Thomas Wyatt 1503-1542 Sir Thomas Wyatt introduced the Petrarchan sonnet to England in the early sixteenth century. His famed translations

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<ul><li> Slide 1 </li> <li> Sir Thomas Wyatt </li> <li> Slide 2 </li> <li> Sir Thomas Wyatt 1503-1542 Sir Thomas Wyatt introduced the Petrarchan sonnet to England in the early sixteenth century. His famed translations of Petrarchs sonnets, as well as his own sonnets, drew fast attention to the form. Sir Thomas Wyatt He is also famous for his feelings for Anne Boleyn, King Henry VIIIs wife. He is also famous for his feelings for Anne Boleyn, King Henry VIIIs wife. He was a diplomat in the service of Henry VIII, traveling to Italy, France and Spain. Wyatt was imprisoned for his affair with Anne Boleyn, and imprisoned a second time for treason after the fall of Cromwell. He was a diplomat in the service of Henry VIII, traveling to Italy, France and Spain. Wyatt was imprisoned for his affair with Anne Boleyn, and imprisoned a second time for treason after the fall of Cromwell. </li> <li> Slide 3 </li> <li> Sir Thomas Wyatt continued For more details, check the Poetry Reader, pp. 33-35. For more details, check the Poetry Reader, pp. 33-35. </li> <li> Slide 4 </li> </ul>