Author Eric Haywood on Renaissance perceptions of Ireland

Haywood coverEric Haywood has published an article in the Irish Times about his book Fabulous Ireland/Ibernia Fabulosa: Imagining Ireland in Renaissance Italy – please click here to read it in full.

Fabulous Ireland examines Italian descriptions of Ireland in the context of the Renaissance rediscovery of ancient culture and reinvention of geography and historiography, the fashioning of the self and the other, and travel writing. It is available for purchase here.

 

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