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Zoamorphosis

“And all must love the human form”: Empire, London, and Islam in S.F. Said’s Tyger
While long influenced by William Blake, S.F. Said’s latest novel is his most Blakean yet.
Jez Butterworth’s Sons of Albion
Jez Butterworth's play, Jerusalem, has returned to London a decade after the original performance. This review explores how much the play owes to William Blake.
Review: Fake Blakes
A new digital exhibition at The William Blake Archive shows us just how hard it can be to tell real from fake Blakes.
Review: Lucy Cogan – Blake and the Failure of Prophecy
A review of Lucy Cogan's study of how Blake's perceptions of prophecy changed during his long career.
Review: John Higgs – William Blake Now
During my near thirty years of studying Blake, there have
Review: William Blake, Tate Britain
As the director of Tate Britain, Alex Farquharson, observes in
Review: Music roundup for early 2019
This year has been a very active year for adaptations
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This collection of music reviews from pre-Covid shows a number of particularly innovative interpretations of Blake by Susheela Raman, Michael Price, and Jim Jarmusch.
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Opposition,’ says William Blake, ‘is true friendship’. So opens the Foreword to Defence of the Devil by Eugene Halliday.
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For some commentators, it is this engagement with Blake which leads Maud into her deep obsession, but in truth Maud doesn't really understand Blake at all.