Tag: Colwyn Burchall

Video: Colwyn Burchall Book Signing

Video: Colwyn Burchall Book Signing

Bermudian author Colwyn Burchall Jr. held a book signing this weekend [Feb.18] for the third book in his Icon Series – “Dame Lois: The People’s Advocate.” Held at the BookMart in Hamilton the event continued the official launch of the new biography — published in late 2011 — which chronicles the multi-faceted legal and political... Read more of this article

Colwyn Burchall To Host Book Signing

Colwyn Burchall To Host Book Signing

Author and educator Colwyn Burchall, Jr. will be signing copies of his highly-acclaimed third book, Dame Lois: The People’s Advocate, this comong Saturday [Feb.18] at the Book Mart from 11a.m. to 2p.m. Dame Lois [1927-2007] was Bermuda’s first female lawyer and Attorney General and the first woman to head an Opposition Party in the British Commonwealth. Knighted... Read more of this article

New Biography Of Dame Lois Coming

New Biography Of Dame Lois Coming

The legal and political battles fought by Dame Lois Brown Evans – Bermuda’s first National Hero — are chronicled in a new biography by local author Colwyn Burchall, Jr.. Dame Lois [1927-2007] was Bermuda’s first female lawyer and Attorney General and the first woman to head an Opposition Party in the British Commonwealth. Knighted... Read more of this article

Dame Jennifer Praises Sally Bassett Book

Dame Jennifer Praises Sally Bassett Book

Education Minister Dame Jennifer Smith was recently presented with a copy of a  newly released book telling the story of slave Sally Bassett, and described it saying “It chronicles the important historical details of not only, Bermuda’s slavery legacy, but also of how the Sally Bassett story fits into this context.” The book, ‘Freedom’s... Read more of this article

Video: Author on ‘Freedom’s Flames’ Book

Video: Author on ‘Freedom’s Flames’ Book

Bermudian author Colwyn Burchall Jr. held a book signing last night [Dec 17] for the second book in the ‘Icon Series’ – “Freedom’s Flames: Slavery in Bermuda and The True Story of Sally Bassett.” Mr Burchall said the book “looks at why Sally Bassett “took the actions that she is alleged to have taken. What was going on in Bermuda... Read more of this article

New Bermuda Book: Freedom’s Flames

New Bermuda Book: Freedom’s Flames

The second book in the ‘Icon Series’ has been released by Colwyn Burchall Jr. – “Freedom’s Flames: Slavery in Bermuda and The True Story of Sally Bassett.” The book, which is aimed at younger readers, was written by Bermudian Colwyn Burchall Jr, who presently divides his time between freelance writing and working as a... Read more of this article


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