William Blake’s Birthday
November 28, 2017
William Blake was born today, two hundred and sixty years ago, in London, England We salute the great, inspired, poet, painter, visionary. Here’s poet, scholar, literary maverick, Iain Sinclair, for the British Library, on an essential quality of the man –¬†William Blake’s radicalism [Blake’s image of Albion, accompanying the words Albion[…]
William Blake’s Birthday
November 28, 2011
William Blake was born in London on November 28 1757. For all things Blake, we refer you to the phenomenal William Blake Archives, an extraordinary resource, overseen by the University of North Carolina’s Joseph Viscomi, the University of Rochester’s Morris Eaves, and the University of California’s Robert Essick. A complete hypertext version[…]