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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Additional Information

Richard is Aberystwyth University's Professor of Engagement with the Public Imagination. He is also a blues guitarist and velocipedist. He blogs at: Follow him on Twitter @RMarggrafTurley.

Teaching

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Professor Richard Marggraf Turley teaches across the department's Literary Studies and Creative Writing schemes. His option modules currently include EN38320: Romantic Eroticism, and ENM2540: Romanticism's Radical Cultures. He supervises Literary Studies and Creative Writing PhDs.

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 on literary and food security, Food and the Literary Imagination (2014). He is the winner of the 2007 "Keats-Shelley Prize" for poetry, and he won the 2010 Wales Book of the Year "People's Choice" for his third collection of poems, 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 a study guide, Writing Essays: A Guide for Students in English and the Humanities, 2nd edn (2016). He is co-director of the Keats Foundation Bicentennial John Keats Conferences (see the Keats Foundation website for details: ).

Publications

2017

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, J.E.E., 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. Manchester University Press, Manchester pp. 13. pp. 13.

Marggraf Turley, R. 2017. Keats Underway.

Marggraf Turley, R. 2017 (In press). ‘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 (In press). Keats on Two Wheels. Studies in Romanticism

Archer, J.E.E., 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. Blackwell Anthologies 3rd edn, Wiley, Oxford pp. 1547-1566. pp. 1547-1566. Other

2016

Marggraf Turley, R. 2016. Homes, Horizons and Orbits: Welsh Dahl and the Aerial View. In D. W. Davies. (ed) Roald Dahl: Wales of the Unexpected. Gwasg Prifysgol Cymru | University of Wales Press

Thomas, H., Archer, J.E.E., Marggraf Turley, R. 2016. Remembering Darnel, a Forgotten Plant of Literary, Religious, and Evolutionary Significance. Journal of Ethnobiology 36 (1) pp. 29-44. pp. 29-44.

Marggraf Turley, R. 2016. Writing Essays: A Guide for Students in English and the Humanities: 2nd revised edition. 2nd edn, Taylor & Francis, London

2015

Marggraf Turley, R. 2017. Keats Criticism, Post-1963. In M. O'Neill. (ed) John Keats in Context. Literature in Context Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

Marggraf Turley, R. 2015. The Quantified Romantics.

Marggraf Turley, R. 2015. The Cunning House. Sandstone Press, Dingwall

Archer, J.E.E., Thomas, H., Marggraf Turley, R. 2015. Reading shakespeare with the grain: Sustainability and the hunger business. Green Letters: Studies in Ecocriticism 19 (1) pp. 8-20. pp. 8-20.

Archer, J.E.E., Marggraf Turley, R., Thomas, H. 2015. Soper at oure aller cost: The Politics of Food Supply in the Canterbury Tales. The Chaucer Review 50 (1 & 2) pp. 1-29. pp. 1-29.

Archer, J.E., 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 82 (2) pp. 701-728. pp. 701-728.

2014

Marggraf Turley, R. 2014. Agri-tech and the arts: From Barns to D-Space. Other Other

Marggraf Turley, R.J., Archer, J.E.E., Thomas, H. 2014. Food and the Literary Imagination. Springer Nature, Basingstoke

Marggraf Turley, R. 2014. Keats in Three Crowds: Romanticism and Surveillance after Snowden.

Marggraf Turley, R.J., Marggraf-Turley, A. 2014. Policing the Romantic Crowd.

2013

Marggraf Turley, R., Marggraf-Turley, A. 2013. Policing the Romantic Crowd. Other

Archer, J.E., Marggraf Turley, R.J., Thomas, H. 2013. Reading with the Grain: Sustainability and the Literary Imagination. 2013 INSPIRE Lecture on Literature and Sustainability. Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant, Lampeter

2012

Marggraf Turley, R., Marggraf-Turley, A. 2012. Romantic Hackers: Keats, Wordsworth and Total Surveillance. Other Other

Marggraf Turley, R.J., Archer, J.E.E., Thomas, H. 2012. Keats, 'To Autumn' and the New Men of Winchester. The Review of English Studies 64 (259) pp. 797-817. pp. 797-817.

Archer, J.E., Turley, R.M., Thomas, H. 2012. The Autumn King: Remembering the Land in King Lear. Shakespeare Quarterly 63 (4) pp. 518-543. pp. 518-543.

2011

Thomas, H., Archer, J.E., Marggraf Turley, R. 2011. Evolution, Physiology and Phytochemistry of the Psychotoxic Arable Mimic Weed Darnel (Lolium temulentum L.). In U. E. Lüttge., W. Beyschlag., B. Büdel., D. Francis. (eds) Progress in Botany. Springer Nature pp. 73-104. pp. 73-104.

Turley, R.M. 2011. The Writer in the Academy: Creative Interfrictions. Essays and Studies Boydell & Brewer, Cambridge

2010

Marggraf Turley, R., Davies, D.W. 2010. Cambrian Readjustments: An Interview with Geoffrey Hill.

2009

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

2008

Marggraf Turley, R.J. 2008. Slippery Steps of the Temple of Fame. Keats-Shelley Review 22 pp. 64-81. pp. 64-81.

Marggraf Turley, R.J. 2008. "Breathing Human Passion": Keats, Cornwall, Shelley and popular romanticism. European Romantic Review 19 (3) pp. 253-273. pp. 253-273.

2007

Marggraf Turley, R. 2007. The Fossil-box. 1st edn, Cinnamon Press

2006

Bayley, J., Beer, J., Haughton, H., Devine Jump, H., Mason, E., Newlyn, L., O'Neill, M.Marggraf Turley, R., Walford Davies, D. 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 12 (2) pp. 102-114. pp. 102-114.

Marggraf Turley, R. 2006. Johnny's in the Basement: Keats, Bob Dylan and Influence. In D. W. Davies., R. Marggraf-Turely. (eds) The Monstrous Debt: Modalities of Romantic Influence in Twentieth Century Literature. Wayne State University Press pp. 181-204. pp. 181-204.

2005

Marggraf Turley, R. 2005. Bright Stars and Bosom-Friends: John Keats and Barry Cornwall. Notes and Queries 52 (4) pp. 464-466. pp. 464-466.

Marggraf Turley, R. 2005. “Amorous Cavaliers”: John Keats, Barry Cornwall and Francis Jeffrey. Notes and Queries 52 (1) pp. 48-50. pp. 48-50.

Marggraf Turley, R. 2005. Profile on Bob Dylan. The Literary Encyclopedia.

2003

Marggraf Turley, R. 2003. Keats's Boyish Imagination. Taylor & Francis

2002

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 41 (1) pp. 89-106. pp. 89-106.

Marggraf Turley, R. 2002. 'Full-grown lambs': Immaturity and 'To Autumn'. Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net (RaVoN) (28)

2001

Marggraf Turley, R. 2001. Nationalism and the Reception of Jacob Grimm's Deutsche Grammatik by English-Speaking Audiences. German Life and Letters 54 (3) pp. 234-252. pp. 234-252.

Marggraf Turley, R. 2001. John Keats, Barry Cornwall, and Leigh Hunt's Literary Pocket-Book. Romanticism 7 (2) pp. 163-176. pp. 163-176.

2000

Marggraf Turley, R. 2000. Writing Essays: A Guide for Students in English and the Humanities. 1st edn, Taylor & Francis, London

Marggraf Turley, R. 2000. An Echo of Clarke’s Address in Shelley’s Defence. Neophilologus 84 pp. 323-327. pp. 323-327.

1999

Marggraf Turley, R. 1999. Indolent Minds, Indolent Men, and 'On First Looking into Chapman's Homer'. The Review of English Studies 50 (198) pp. 204-207. pp. 204-207.

Marggraf Turley, R. 1999. Knowledge of their own supremacy”: Oenone and the Standardization of Tennyson’s Diction. Victorian Poetry 37 (3) pp. 291-308. pp. 291-308.

1998

Turley, R.M. 1998. Handy Squirrels and Chapman's Homer: Hunt, Keats, and Romantic Philology. Romanticism 4 (1) pp. 104-119. pp. 104-119.

1997

Marggraf Turley, R. 1997. Tennyson and the Nineteenth-Century Language Debate. Leeds Studies in English 28 pp. 123-140. pp. 123-140.

1994

Marggraf Turley, R. 1994. Misrepresentation in Hensleigh Wedgwood’s Review of Jacob Grimm’s Deutsche Grammatik. Notes and Queries 41 (3) pp. 310. pp. 310.