Today in History: November 28th

English artist and poet William Blake was born on this day in 1757. Explore William Blake’s life and work using the following library resources:

–  Examine print books by William Blake in the Cardinal Cushing Library collection.

–  View high-quality reproductions of artwork by Blake in ARTstor Digital Library. Using the Advanced Search feature, search for William Blake in the in Creator only field.

–   Read a biography of Blake as an artist at Oxford Art Online.  

–   Explore searchable primary texts, a complete bibliography, citations of critical works, videos of other poets reading Blake’s works, and more at LION: Literature Online.

See also the Art/Art History and English/Literature research guides for additional resources.


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