Edmund Spenser in Ireland

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This exhibit showcases Edmund Spenser's time spent in Ireland, with regard to the Muster plantation including Kilcolman castle and the influence of his residency in the country on his writing. On the timeline, blue entries denote events relevant to Spener's writing; green entries pertain to Munster plantation or Kilcolman; and red entries showcase general events involving Spenser or that influenced Spenser's time in Ireland. The menu on the right side of the map identifies the locations mentioned in the timeline.

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Hadfield, Andrew. Edmund Spenser: A Life. Oxford UP, 2012. 

Judson, Alexander C. The Life of Edmund Spenser. Edited by Greenlaw, E., Osgood, C.G., Padelford, F.M., Heffner, R.Oxford UP, 1945. 

Maley, Willy. A Spenser Chronology. MacMillian, 1994. 

Maps of Europe. Administrative Map of Ireland. 2014. http://www.maps-of-europe.net/maps-of-ireland/

Spenser, Edmund. Selected Letters and Other Papers. Edited by Christopher Burlinson and Andrew Zurcher, Oxford UP, 2009.