The Wordsworth-Coleridge Association

The Wordsworth-Coleridge Association is sponsoring a festive lunch and two scholarly sessions at the 2018 convention of the Modern Language Association in New York City.

Session 64:

Poetry and Illustration in British Romanticism

Program arranged by the Wordsworth-Coleridge Association

Presiding: James McKusick, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Thursday, January 4, 1:45-3:00 p.m.

1. "On Not Reading Blake's Large Color Prints," Joseph Viscomi, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

2. "Illustration and Terror: Thomas Macklin's Poets' Gallery in a Revolutionary Decade," Ian Haywood, University of Roehampton

3. "Passing Time in Victorian Illustrations to Romantic Poetry," Tom Mole, University of Edinburgh

Respondent: Seamus Perry, University of Oxford, Balliol College

Session 645:

Word and Image in British Romanticism

Program arranged by the Wordsworth-Coleridge Association

Presiding: Jonathan Farina, Seton Hall University

Saturday, January 6, 3:30-4:45 p.m.

Session Description

1. "Antislavery Satire before Abolitionism: Two New Images," Deirdre Patricia Coleman, University of Melbourne

2. "Blake's Wollstonecraft's Girls," Elizabeth Fay, University of Massachusetts Boston

3. "Hebrew Micrography in the Works of William Blake," Sarah Stein, Arkansas Tech University

4. "The Game of Human Life: Late Romantic Amusement, Social Class, and Illustration," Rosetta Young, University of California, Berkeley

 

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