Arts and Culture
Projects and Publications
VALA, The Journal of the Blake Society
A network dealing with the reception of William Blake
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A comprehensive guide to Blake's life and his written and artistic works
The Journal of The Blake Society
A magazine with articles, poems, stories and new art inspired by Blake
Blake Bites and more
A collection of videos about William Blake
Review: William Blake’s Mystic Map of London
At the end of William Blake's Mystic Map of London,
Review: Devil May Cry 5
William Blake’s art and poetry has been well-received in Japan
Review: William Blake and the Myth of America
Blake’s influence on American writers and artists has been profound throughout the twentieth and twenty-first centuries as Linda Freedman demonstrates.
Music reviews: Tender Symmetry, Ghost Gamelan, An Attempt to Draw Aside the Veil
Review: Astralingua – Safe Passage
Ten years may be a long time to wait between
Review: Johanna Glaza – Albion
Superlatives are the bane of reviews. In recent months, however,
Review: Naomi Billingsley – The Visionary Art of William Blake
While Blake’s visual art tends to be studied less than his poetry, this book by Naomi Billingsley provides valuable insights into his religious art.
Review: Harriet Stubbs – Heaven & Hell: The Doors of Perception
Heaven & Hell: The Doors of Perception is the debut
Review: Olga Tokarczuk, Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead
I travel'd through a Land of Men, A land of
Leslie Wilber presents an extraordinary visual response to Blake's mythology of the Four Zoas.
A Moving Illustration of William Blake’s Mythology
Opposition,’ says William Blake, ‘is true friendship’. So opens the Foreword to Defence of the Devil by Eugene Halliday.
- Hephzibah Yohannan explores the Blakean writings of Eugene Halliday
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.
- Jason Whittaker, Visions of Saint Maud