Lecture: Rossettis and the Pre-Raphaelites, July 2016

Rossettis and the Pre-Raphaelites

Title: “Written-Visual Aesthetics: The Rossettis and the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood”

Speaker: Heather Bozant Witcher

When: Wednesday July 27, 2016 / 12:00PM

Where: University of Delaware’s Morris Library Class of 1941 Lecture Room

Heather Bozant Witcher, the recipient of the 2016 Amy P. Goldman Fellowship in Pre-Raphaelite Studies, will speak on “Written-Visual Aesthetics: The Rossettis and the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood” at noon, Wednesday, July 27, in the University of Delaware’s Morris Library.

A doctoral candidate at Saint Louis University, where she specializes in the long 19th century (1789-1914) and print culture, Bozant Witcher is in Delaware for a month-long research visit funded by the fellowship. She is making use of the resources of the Mark Samuels Lasner Collection in the University of Delaware Library and the library and art collections of the Delaware Art Museum.

The lecture is free and open to the public and will take place in the Class of 1941 Lecture Room. Refreshments will be provided.

For more information about this event, Heather Bozant Witcher, and the Amy P. Goldman Fellowship, please see the UDaily article: http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/july/rossettis-pre-raphaelites/

Christina Georgiana Rossetti
Christina Georgiana Rossetti, 1830-1894, “Goblin Market and Other Poems” (London, 1862). Frontispiece and illustrated title-page by Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Mark Samuels Lasner Collection, University of Delaware Library.