Woodkern

Woodkern

 Irish outlaws, 1548.
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This need, Schoenfeldt maintains, has created something of a red herring that has diverted Greenblatt and his ilk from the trail of Spenser's true intent: if Maleger is identified with Irish woodkerns, it's not because book 2 betrays the entanglement of Renaissance English desire with colonialist discourse but because such external threats are necessary to represent internal physiological processes.