William Blake and the Neuroscience of Visual Hallucinations – David Worrall

William Blake's "Los, Symbol of Poetic Genius, Consumed by Flames".
William Blake’s “Los, Symbol of Poetic Genius, Consumed by Flames”.

David Worrall is Emeritus Professor of English at Nottingham Trent University and Senior Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Roehampton.  He has held fellowships and awards from the AHRC, British Academy, Leverhulme Trust, Panacea Society, Huntington Library, Lewis Walpole Library and the Folger Shakespeare Library.  He is the author of Theatric Revolution: Drama, Censorship and Romantic Period Subcultures (Oxford UP, 2006), The Politics of Romantic Theatricality: The Road to the Stage(Palgrave Macmillan, 2007), Harlequin Empire: Race, Ethnicity and the Drama of the Popular Enlightenment (Pickering & Chatto, 2007) and Celebrity, Performance, Reception: British Georgian Theatre as Social Assemblage (Cambridge UP, 2013).

Co-hosted by English and Theatre Studies (School of Culture and Communication) & TTRU @ the University of Melbourne.