Printing Blake in Houston

Printing Blake in Houston

Printing Blake in Houston Trustee of the Blake Society John Riordan writes  about his experience printing with the replica Blake  press at Rice University, Houston. Earlier this month I had the great privilege of heading to Houston (my first time in Texas) and...
In Memory of Morris Eaves

In Memory of Morris Eaves

In Memory of Morris Eaves Trustees and friends of The Blake Society pay tribute to the late, great Morris Eaves. Morris Eaves was one of the most influential Blake scholars in the post-war period, both in terms of his original contributions to knowledge, but also...
Open Letter to The Guardian

Open Letter to The Guardian

Open Letter to The Guardian An open letter to The Guardian in response to Jonathan Jones’ review of William Blake’s Universe at The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. Dear Editor,  We at The Blake Society are inspired by William Blake but we don’t live in the...
Bringing Catherine Out of the Shadows

Bringing Catherine Out of the Shadows

Bringing Catherine Out of the Shadows For as long as I have been enamored with Blake’s work, I have held the view that Catherine was far more involved in the creative process than was generally known. Over the many decades that I taught Blake’s illuminated poetry to...
William Blake: Visionary

William Blake: Visionary

William Blake: Visionary Impressions of the exhibition at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, by Hugo Larman. Now on show at the Getty Center in Los Angeles until 14 January 2024, William Blake: Visionary brings together a wealth of Blake’s prints and paintings from Tate...