Michael Griffin is Associate Professor of English at the University of Limerick. He is the author of Enlightenment in Ruins: The Geographies of Oliver Goldsmith (2013), and the editor of The Collected Poems of Laurence Whyte (2016) and The Selected Writings of Thomas Dermody (2012). With David O’Shaughnessy, he is co-editor of The Letters of Oliver Goldsmith (2018) and a general editor of a new, eight volume Cambridge University Press edition of The Collected Works of Oliver Goldsmith, the first two volumes of which will appear later in 2024, along with Goldsmith in Context, a collection of essays which he has also co-edited with David O’Shaughnessy.