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Flashcards in John Donne Timeline Deck (9):
1

When was Donne's military expedition?
Where did he go?

1596
Cadiz to fight Catholics - this would likely have been a 'spiritually conflicting' time for Donne

2

What happened in 1602?

Reveals his marriage to Ann More
Loses his position working for her uncle, Thomas Egerton and is briefly imprisoned

3

1603?

Death of queen Elizabeth and accession of janes 1

4

When did Donne write Pseudo - martyr?

1610

5

When does Donne travel to France and Italy?
What might this have influenced?

1605
This journey may have influenced his use of the Petrarchan sonnet considering Italy was the burg place of the renaissance and home to Petrarch

6

When does Donne become royal Chaplin at St Paul's Cathedral?

1615

7

When does Ann More die?

1617

8

When does Donne become gravely Ill?

1623

9

When does John Donne die?

1631