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42. Morris's Artistic Descendants: Women Writers, Artists, and Designers

Tuesday, 5 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 620, WSCC

Program arranged by the William Morris Society

Presiding: Kathleen O. Sims, Manchester, NH

1. "Staging Morris: Anne Charlotte Leffler's 'How to Do Good' and Morris's Critique of Philanthropy," Lynn R. Wilkinson, Univ. of Texas, Austin

2. "Politicizing the Arts and Crafts Movement: Mary De Morgan's 'Bread of Discontent,'" Heidi Pierce, East Tennessee State Univ.

3. "Symmetry and Symbolism in the Embroidery Designs of May Morris," Christen Elaine Ericsson, Univ. of Southampton

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  • British Literature – Nineteenth Century

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