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Reclaiming William Morris

Englishness, sublimity, and the rhetoric of dissent

by Michelle Weinroth

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Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Morris, William, 1834-1896 -- Influence.,
    • Arnot, Robert Page, 1890-,
    • Communism -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Socialism -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
    • National characteristics, English.,
    • Dissenters -- Great Britain.,
    • Sublime, The.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-296) and index.

      StatementMichelle Weinroth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHX243 .W45 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 302 p. ;
      Number of Pages302
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL280602M
      ISBN 100773514392
      LC Control Number97182551

        Learn about the history of the Morris Chair—the first recliner. A staple of Arts & Crafts furniture lines, the adjustable-back Morris chair actually dates to and William Morris’s English firm. As president of Hallelujah Productions, Morris had the privilege of producing The Original Drifters’ first two gospel CDs. He has also published a coffee-table book, Ole Miss at Oxford: A Part of Our Heart and Soul. Morris and his wife, Camille, have been married for 47 years and have two grown daughters and five grandchildren.

        William Morris – one of the most influential designers of the 19th century and an important figure in the Arts and Crafts movement – revisited in this inspirational interior design guide. Rich natural colours, liquid floral patterns, light airy rooms and simple wooden furniture are all radical principles of the Arts and Crafts movement, and Reviews: The story goes that Jane Morris was ‘ashamed’ of her class background and ‘miserable’ about her husband’s socialism. For William Morris’s twentieth-century Marxist biographers, this story underpinned their depiction of Jane Morris as a kind of class traitor, condemned for her apparent pretensions to middle-class respectability and repudiation of her working-class origins.

      William Morris Late nineteenth century English architect, designer and typographer, leader of that revival of medieval form, the Arts and Crafts Movement, and — like Eric Gill — a socialist-craftsman. This article is about the former president of Ecuador. For the city in Ecuador named for him, see Durán, Ecuador. José Eloy Alfaro De Missing: William Morris.


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Moving through theoretical, historical, and exegetical analyses of propagandist texts, Reclaiming William Morris brings out the aesthetic underpinnings of nationalist ideology. Discussing the relations between nationalism, rhetoric and revolution, this text shows how the English legacy of William Morris was appropriated in the interests of political forces seeking hegemonic power.

William Morris () is regarded by some as the greatest designer and one of the most outstanding figures of the Arts and Crafts Movement. He was also a poet, artist, philosopher, typographer and political theorist. Inwith a group of friends, he started the decorating business Morris, Marshall, Faulkner & Co.

providing beautiful. As William Peterson characterized this view in his introduction to The Ideal Book, “One cannot understand the moral intensity of Morris’s typographical writings without realizing that he [did] not merely wish to improve the printing of books: in fact he want[ed] to alter the course of Western history.” 1 In Jeffrey Skoblow’s view, “to make beautiful things, for Morris, [was] to make unalienated things, to.

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Reclaiming William Morris: Englishness, Sublimity, and the Rhetoric of Dissent ~ Michelle Weinroth / Hardcover /. About this book, which was first announced as in the press in the list dated July,William Morris wrote the following note for Mr.

Quaritch’s catalogue: ‘This translation of Caxton’s is one of the very best of his works as to style; and being translated from a kindred tongue is delightful as mere language.

In its rude joviality, and. The William C. Morris Endowment was established in and activated in upon the death of Morris, former vice-president and director of library promotion at HarperCollins Children’s Books.

Morris was a long-time ALSC member and friend, the recipient of the first ALSC Distinguished Service Award, and an advocate for children’s. "How We Might Live: The Vision of William Morris" seeks to instruct viewers on the rich life of William Morris and to showcase the University of Maryland Libraries' William Morris Collection.

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