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Wednesday, 30 December

719. William Morris: Later Friends and Associates

12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 406, Philadelphia Marriott

Program arranged by the William Morris Society

Presiding: Florence S. Boos, Univ. of Iowa

1. “Charles Fairfax Murray’s Collaboration with William Morris,” Paul L. Acker, Saint Louis Univ.

2. “Sons of Odin: Carlyle, Morris, Watts-Dunton: Icelandic Mythology and Antiscrape,” Jude V. Nixon, Oakland Univ.

3. “Thomas Wardle’s ‘Wild Silks of India’: Morris and Imperial Design,” Zach Weir, Miami Univ., Oxford

4. “William Morris, Ford Madox Ford, and the Celebration of Simplicity,” Eleonora Sasso, Università degli Studi G. D’Annunzio

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Author Comment
Subject: Morris
This session offered me the opportunity to improve my Morrisian studies and to exchange ideas with eminent scholars.
I would like to thank Florence Boos for organising such a successful panel!