Prof Richard Marggraf Turley

BA, PhD (Leeds)

Prof Richard Marggraf Turley

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Professor of Engagement with the Public Imagination

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Richard is Aberystwyth University's Professor of Engagement with the Public Imagination. He is one of the organisers of the International Keats Conference. He is also a blues guitarist and velocipedist. He blogs at richardmarggrafturley.com. Follow him on Twitter @RMarggrafTurley.

Teaching

Research

Richard is author of several books on the Romantics, including Keats's Boyish Imagination (2004) and Bright Stars: John Keats, Barry Cornwall and Romantic Literary Culture (2009). He is also co-author of a wide-ranging study, Food and the Literary Imagination (2014). He is the winner of the 2007 "Keats-Shelley Prize" for poetry, and won the 2010 Wales Book of the Year "People's Choice" for his poetry collection, Wan Hu's Flying Chair (2009). Richard has been involved in several collaborative projects between the arts and sciences, and is a regular guest on BBC arts and culture programmes. He is also author of a crime novel, set in 1810, The Cunning House (2015), and Writing Essays: A Guide for Students in English and the Humanities, 2nd edn (2016). He is co-director of the International Keats Conference.

Publications

Marggraf Turley, R 2017, 'Keats's ode To Autumn warns about mass surveillance and social sharing' The Conversation.
Marggraf Turley, R 2017, Keats Criticism, Post-1963. in M O'Neill (ed.), John Keats in Context. Literature in Context, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
Archer, JEE, Thomas, H & Marggraf Turley, R 2017, The Millers' Tales: Sustainability, the Arts and the Watermill. in A Johns-Putra, J Parham & L Squire (eds), Literature and Sustainability : Concept, Text and Culture., 1, Manchester University Press, Manchester, pp. 13.
Marggraf Turley, RKeats Underway.
Marggraf Turley, R 2017, ‘Objects of Suspicion’: Keats and the Psychology of Surveillance. in N Roe (ed.), John Keats and the Medical Imagination. Springer Nature, London.
Marggraf Turley, R 2017, 'Keats on Two Wheels' Studies in Romanticism.
Archer, JEE, Thomas, H & Marggraf Turley, R 2017, The Autumn King: Remembering the Land in King Lear. in J Rivkin & M Ryan (eds), Literary Theory: An Anthology. 3 edn, Blackwell Anthologies, Wiley, Oxford, pp. 1547-1566.
Marggraf Turley, R 2016, Homes, Horizons and Orbits: Welsh Dahl and the Aerial View. in DW Davies (ed.), Roald Dahl: Wales of the Unexpected. Gwasg Prifysgol Cymru | University of Wales Press.
Thomas, H, Archer, JEE & Marggraf Turley, R 2016, 'Remembering Darnel, a Forgotten Plant of Literary, Religious, and Evolutionary Significance' Journal of Ethnobiology, vol 36, no. 1, pp. 29-44. DOI: 10.2993/0278-0771-36.1.29
Marggraf Turley, R 2016, Writing Essays: A Guide for Students in English and the Humanities: 2nd revised edition. 2 edn, Taylor & Francis, London.
Marggraf Turley, R 2015, 'The Quantified Romantics' Being Human: A Festival of the Humanities, UK wide, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2015 - 2015, .
Marggraf Turley, R 2015, The Cunning House. Sandstone Press, Dingwall.
Archer, JEE, Thomas, H & Marggraf Turley, R 2015, 'Reading shakespeare with the grain: Sustainability and the hunger business' Green Letters: Studies in Ecocriticism, vol 19, no. 1, pp. 8-20. DOI: 10.1080/14688417.2014.985242
Archer, JEE, Marggraf Turley, R & Thomas, H 2015, 'Soper at oure aller cost: The Politics of Food Supply in the Canterbury Tales' The Chaucer Review, vol 50, no. 1 & 2, pp. 1-29.
Archer, JE, Marggraf Turley, R & Thomas, H 2015, 'Moving accidents by flood and field: The Arable and Tidal Worlds of George Eliot's' ELH: English Literary History, vol 82, no. 2, pp. 701-728. DOI: 10.1353/elh.2015.0021
Marggraf Turley, R 2014, 'Agri-tech and the arts: From Barns to D-Space' Paper presented at 31st Chaos Communication Congress, hamburg, Germany, 2014 - 2014, .
Marggraf Turley, RJ, Archer, JEE & Thomas, H 2014, Food and the Literary Imagination. Springer Nature, Basingstoke.
Marggraf Turley, R 2014, 'Keats in Three Crowds: Romanticism and Surveillance after Snowden' Paper presented at Romanticism and the Future, Paphos, Cyprus, 2014 - 2014, .
Marggraf Turley, RJ & Marggraf-Turley, A 2014, 'Policing the Romantic Crowd' Paper presented at John Keats and his Circle, London, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2014 - 2014, .
Marggraf Turley, R & Marggraf-Turley, A 2013, 'Policing the Romantic Crowd' Paper presented at 30th Chaos Communication Congress, Hamburg, Germany, 2013 - 2013, .
Marggraf Turley, R 2002, ''Full-grown lambs': Immaturity and 'To Autumn'' Romanticism on the Net, no. 28. DOI: 10.7202/007210ar
Marggraf Turley, R 2002, The Politics of Language in Romantic Literature. Springer Nature.
Marggraf Turley, R 2002, '“Strange Longings”: Keats and Feet' Studies in Romanticism, vol 41, no. 1, pp. 89-106.
Marggraf Turley, R 2001, 'Nationalism and the Reception of Jacob Grimm's Deutsche Grammatik by English-Speaking Audiences' German Life and Letters, vol 54, no. 3, pp. 234-252. DOI: 10.1111/1468-0483.00202
Marggraf Turley, R 2001, 'John Keats, Barry Cornwall, and Leigh Hunt's Literary Pocket-Book' Romanticism, vol 7, no. 2, pp. 163-176. DOI: 10.3366/rom.2001.7.2.163
Marggraf Turley, R 2000, Writing Essays: A Guide for Students in English and the Humanities. 1 edn, Taylor & Francis, London.
Marggraf Turley, R 2000, 'An Echo of Clarke’s Address in Shelley’s Defence' Neophilologus, vol 84, pp. 323-327.
Marggraf Turley, R 1999, 'Indolent Minds, Indolent Men, and 'On First Looking into Chapman's Homer'' The Review of English Studies, vol 50, no. 198, pp. 204-207.
Marggraf Turley, R 1999, 'Knowledge of their own supremacy”: Oenone and the Standardization of Tennyson’s Diction' Victorian Poetry, vol 37, no. 3, pp. 291-308.
Turley, RM 1998, 'Handy Squirrels and Chapman's Homer: Hunt, Keats, and Romantic Philology' Romanticism, vol 4, no. 1, pp. 104-119. DOI: 10.3366/rom.1998.4.1.104
Marggraf Turley, R 1997, 'Tennyson and the Nineteenth-Century Language Debate' Leeds Studies in English, vol 28, pp. 123-140.
Marggraf Turley, R 1994, 'Misrepresentation in Hensleigh Wedgwood’s Review of Jacob Grimm’s Deutsche Grammatik' Notes and Queries, vol 41, no. 3, pp. 310.
Archer, JE, Marggraf Turley, RJ & Thomas, H 2013, Reading with the Grain: Sustainability and the Literary Imagination. in 2013 INSPIRE Lecture on Literature and Sustainability. Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant, Lampeter, 2013 INSPIRE Lecture on Literature and Sustainability, Lampeter, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2013.
Marggraf Turley, R & Marggraf-Turley, A 2012, 'Romantic Hackers: Keats, Wordsworth and Total Surveillance' Paper presented at 29th Chaos Communication Congress, Hamburg, Germany, 2012 - 2012, .
Marggraf Turley, RJ, Archer, JEE & Thomas, H 2012, 'Keats, 'To Autumn' and the New Men of Winchester' The Review of English Studies, vol 64, no. 259, pp. 797-817. DOI: 10.1093/res/hgs021
Archer, JE, Turley, RM & Thomas, H 2012, 'The Autumn King: Remembering the Land in King Lear' Shakespeare Quarterly, vol 63, no. 4, pp. 518-543. DOI: 10.1353/shq.2012.0059
Thomas, H, Archer, JE & Marggraf Turley, R 2011, Evolution, Physiology and Phytochemistry of the Psychotoxic Arable Mimic Weed Darnel (Lolium temulentum L.). in UE Lüttge, W Beyschlag, B Büdel & D Francis (eds), Progress in Botany. vol. 72, Springer Nature, pp. 73-104. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-13145-5_3
Turley, RM (ed.) 2011, The Writer in the Academy: Creative Interfrictions. Essays and Studies, Boydell & Brewer, Cambridge.
Marggraf Turley, R & Davies, DW 2010, 'Cambrian Readjustments: An Interview with Geoffrey Hill', pp. 10-13, Poetry Wales, 46 1.
Marggraf Turley, R 2009, Bright Stars: John Keats, Barry Cornwall and Romantic Literary Culture. Liverpool University Press, Liverpool.
Marggraf Turley, R 2009, Wan-Hu's Flying Chair. Salt Publishing.
Marggraf Turley, RJ 2008, 'Slippery Steps of the Temple of Fame' Keats-Shelley Review, vol 22, pp. 64-81.
Marggraf Turley, RJ 2008, '"Breathing Human Passion": Keats, Cornwall, Shelley and popular romanticism' European Romantic Review, vol 19, no. 3, pp. 253-273. DOI: 10.1080/10509580802211470
Marggraf Turley, R 2007, The Fossil-box. 1 edn, Cinnamon Press.
Bayley, J, Beer, J, Haughton, H, Devine Jump, H, Marggraf Turley, R (ed.), Mason, E, Newlyn, L, O'Neill, M & Walford Davies, D (ed.) 2006, The Monstrous Debt: Modalities of Romantic Influence in Twentieth-century Literature. Wayne State University Press, Detroit.
Marggraf Turley, R & Walford Davies, D 2006, Whiteout. Parthian Books.
Marggraf Turley, R 2006, 'Keats, Cornwall and the 'Scent of Strong-Smelling Phrases'' Romanticism, vol 12, no. 2, pp. 102-114.
Marggraf Turley, R 2006, Johnny's in the Basement: Keats, Bob Dylan and Influence. in DW Davies & R Marggraf-Turely (eds), The Monstrous Debt: Modalities of Romantic Influence in Twentieth Century Literature. Wayne State University Press, pp. 181-204.
Marggraf Turley, R 2005, 'Bright Stars and Bosom-Friends: John Keats and Barry Cornwall' Notes and Queries, vol 52, no. 4, pp. 464-466. DOI: 10.1093/notesj/gji416
Marggraf Turley, R 2005, '“Amorous Cavaliers”: John Keats, Barry Cornwall and Francis Jeffrey' Notes and Queries, vol 52, no. 1, pp. 48-50. DOI: 10.1093/notesj/gji120
Marggraf Turley, R 2005, Profile on Bob Dylan. in The Literary Encyclopedia.
Marggraf Turley, R 2003, Keats's Boyish Imagination. Taylor & Francis.