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|David H. Evett|
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 22.0097 Wednesday, 1 June 2011
I was sadden to learn that long-time SHAKSPER subscriber David Evett died on May 25, 2011, at his home in Arlington, Massachusetts. The following is taken from the ObitsforLife site: http://www.obitsforlife.com/obituary/347799/Evett-David.php
David H. Evett, of Arlington, MA formerly of Cleveland Heights, OH, Mount Pleasant, MI, and Denver, CO, died peacefully at his home surrounded by family. A graduate of the University of the South with a doctorate from Harvard University, he was a dedicated Renaissance scholar, an eloquent poet, an emeritus professor of English at Cleveland State University, and the author of Literature and the Visual Arts in Tudor England, Discourses of Service in Shakespeare’s England, and Strange Loops, a volume of poetry. He was an active member of the vestries, choirs, and church communities at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in E. Cleveland, Trinity Cathedral in Cleveland, and All Saints Parish in Brookline, MA. He loved baseball, Shakespeare, fly fishing, good food, and beautiful music.
Friends and family are invited to a Eucharist funeral service Saturday June 4 at 2:00 pm at All Saints Parish 1773 Beacon St., Brookline, MA followed by burial at Mount Auburn Cemetery, 580 Mt. Auburn St., Cambridge, MA. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the Boston Cecilia, or All Saints Parish, or a charity of your choice. Additional information may be found at Keefe Funeral Home, www.keefefuneralhome.com