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Kenneth James Larsen is a scholar is the fields of theology and English literature. Larsen is a research fellow at the University of Auckland, where he was earlier chair of its Department of English. He has published on a range of Early Modern poets, including editing the standard edition of Edmund Spenser's Amoretti and Epithalamion.[1]

Personal life and careerEdit

Larsen was born in Hamilton, New Zealand. He now lives in Auckland. As well as publishing works on Early Modern poets, he was also one of the two principal translators of the revision of the Roman Missal proposed by the International Commission on English in the Liturgy in 1997.[2] In addition to his fellowship at the University of Auckland,[3] he is as of 2014 on the council of Manukau Institute of Technology.[4] Larsen is also acknowledged in Voices of Authority by Nicholas Langrishe Alleym Lash.[5]

PublicationsEdit

  • Larsen, Kenneth J. (1997). Edmund Spenser's Amoretti and Epithalamion: a critical edition. Tempe, AZ: Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies. ISBN 0-86698-186-1.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Larsen, Kenneth. "Essays on William Shakespeare's Sonnets". Retrieved 16 November 2014.
  2. ^ "New Zealand Ex-Priest Translates Mass For ICEL". February 1997. Archived from the original on 17 November 2014. Retrieved 16 November 2014.
  3. ^ "Associate Professor Kenneth Larsen – Honorary, academic, English". Archived from the original on 19 December 2014. Retrieved 16 November 2014. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  4. ^ "Council – Manukau Institute of Technology". Archived from the original on 29 November 2014. Retrieved 16 November 2014. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  5. ^ "Voices of Authority". 1976. Retrieved 16 November 2014.