Re-envisioning Blake by M. CrosbyRe-envisioning Blake by M. Crosby

Re-envisioning Blake

EditorM. Crosby, T. Patenaude, A. Whitehead

Hardcover | February 17, 2012

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Today Blake scholarship is experiencing a period of unprecedented variety and mutuality. These essays reflect the methodological cross-fertilizations now taking place in Blake scholarship and explore the range of debates and contentions generated by these encounters, embracing figurative, structural, and material readings of Blake's life and works.

MARK CROSBY Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at Queen's University Belfast, UK. He has published articles on Blake in various journals and chapter essays in Blake and Conflict (2009), Blake in Our Time: Essays in Honour of G. E. Bentley, Jr (2010), and Blake 2.0 (2011). Mark is currently finishing a monograph on Blake and patronage. TRO...
Title:Re-envisioning BlakeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:280 pagesPublished:February 17, 2012Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230275516

ISBN - 13:9780230275515


Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
List of Abbreviations
Notes on Contributors
Introduction: 'the fierce rushing of th' inhabitants together'; M.Crosby, T.Patenaude & A.Whitehead
'mutual interchange': Life, Liberty, and Community; S.Makdisi & J.Mee
Inconvenient Truths: Re-Historicizing the Politics of Dissent and Antinomianism; K.Davies & D.Worrall
'Thou readst white where I readst black': William Blake, the Hymn 'Jerusalem', and the Far-Right; S.Dent
Blake, America and Enlightenment; A.Lincoln
Georgian Superwoman or 'the maddest of the two'?: Recovering the Historical Catherine Blake, 1761-1831; M.Crosby & A.Whitehead
Blake's Malkin; S.Matthews
Prospects of Divine Humanity: A Vision of Heaven, Earth, and Hell; J.E.Grant
The Death and Assumption of Blake's Mary: Anomalous Subjects in the Biblical Watercolour Series for Thomas Butts; M.L.Johnson
Christ and the Bridal Bed: Eighteenth-Century Moravian Sex-Positive Spirituality as a Possible Influence on Blake; C.D.Atwood
'nourished by the spirits of forests and floods': Blake, Nature, and Modern Environmentalism; T.Patenaude
'Zoamorphosis: 250 Years of Blake Mutations'; J.Whittaker
Afterword: A Last Word at 250; M.Eaves
Works Cited