Rollins College

Winter Park Institute Welcomes William Blake Scholar Michael Phillips

February 04, 2009

Media contact: Stephanie Page Duesing, office: 407-646-2203, cell: 407-721-4633

What: Rollins’ Winter Park Institute welcomes William Blake scholar Michael Phillips, who is presenting “Blake and the Terror 1792-1793: In Search of Biography.” Event is free and open to the public.

When: Tuesday, Feb. 10 at 6 p.m.

Where: Cornell Fine Arts Museum
Rollins College
1000 Holt Ave.
Winter Park, FL 32789
Visitor parking is available in the SunTrust Plaza Parking Garage.

Background: Michael Phillips is considered to be an expert on the printing process used by William Blake, an English poet, painter and printmaker who lived during the Anti-Jacobin Terror in Britain. Phillips will serve as a guest curator of the William Blake Exhibition that will open in Paris this spring. Phillips wrote the book William Blake The Creation of the Songs From Manuscript to Illuminated Printing and has been awarded several fellowships for his research and work on William Blake.

For more information, contact the Winter Park Institute at Rollins College at: http://www.winterparkinstitute.org/ or call 407-691-1995.


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