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 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 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'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 Cadair

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. Cadair

Marggraf Turley, R. 2017. Keats Underway. Other Cadair

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 Cadair

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

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. Other Cadair

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 Cadair

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. 10.2993/0278-0771-36.1.29 Cadair

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

2015

Marggraf Turley, R. 2015. The Quantified Romantics. Being Human: A Festival of the Humanities. Cadair

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

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. 10.1080/14688417.2014.985242 Cadair

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. Other Cadair

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. 10.1353/elh.2015.0021 Cadair

2014

Marggraf Turley, R. 2014. Agri-tech and the arts: From Barns to D-Space. 31st Chaos Communication Congress. Other Other Other Cadair

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

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

Marggraf Turley, R.J., Marggraf-Turley, A. 2014. Policing the Romantic Crowd. John Keats and his Circle. Cadair

2013

Marggraf Turley, R., Marggraf-Turley, A. 2013. Policing the Romantic Crowd. 30th Chaos Communication Congress. Other Other Cadair

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. 2013 INSPIRE Lecture on Literature and Sustainability. Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant, Lampeter Other Cadair

2012

Marggraf Turley, R., Marggraf-Turley, A. 2012. Romantic Hackers: Keats, Wordsworth and Total Surveillance. 29th Chaos Communication Congress. Other Other Other Cadair

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. 10.1093/res/hgs021 Cadair

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. 10.1353/shq.2012.0059 Cadair

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. 10.1007/978-3-642-13145-5_3 Cadair

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

2010

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

2009

Marggraf Turley, R. 2009. Bright Stars: John Keats, Barry Cornwall and Romantic Literary Culture. Liverpool University Press, Liverpool Cadair

Marggraf Turley, R. 2009. Wan-Hu's Flying Chair. Salt Publishing Cadair

2008

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

Marggraf Turley, R.J. 2008. "Breathing Human Passion": Keats, Cornwall, Shelley and popular romanticism. European Romantic Review 19 (3) pp. 253-273. 10.1080/10509580802211470 Cadair

2007

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

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 Cadair

Marggraf Turley, R., Walford Davies, D. 2006. Whiteout. Parthian Books Cadair

Marggraf Turley, R. 2006. Keats, Cornwall and the 'Scent of Strong-Smelling Phrases'. Romanticism 12 (2) pp. 102-114. Cadair Other

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. Cadair Other Other

2005

Marggraf Turley, R. 2005. Bright Stars and Bosom-Friends: John Keats and Barry Cornwall. Notes and Queries 52 (4) pp. 464-466. 10.1093/notesj/gji416 Other Cadair

Marggraf Turley, R. 2005. “Amorous Cavaliers”: John Keats, Barry Cornwall and Francis Jeffrey. Notes and Queries 52 (1) pp. 48-50. 10.1093/notesj/gji120 Cadair

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

2003

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

2002

Marggraf Turley, R. 2002. 'Full-grown lambs': Immaturity and 'To Autumn'. Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net (RaVoN) (28) 10.7202/007210ar Other Cadair

Marggraf Turley, R. 2002. The Politics of Language in Romantic Literature. Springer Nature Cadair

Marggraf Turley, R. 2002. “Strange Longings”: Keats and Feet. Studies in Romanticism 41 (1) pp. 89-106. Other Cadair

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. 10.1111/1468-0483.00202 Cadair

Marggraf Turley, R. 2001. John Keats, Barry Cornwall, and Leigh Hunt's Literary Pocket-Book. Romanticism 7 (2) pp. 163-176. 10.3366/rom.2001.7.2.163 Other Cadair

2000

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

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

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. Other Cadair

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

1998

Turley, R.M. 1998. Handy Squirrels and Chapman's Homer: Hunt, Keats, and Romantic Philology. Romanticism 4 (1) pp. 104-119. 10.3366/rom.1998.4.1.104 Other Cadair

1997

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

1994

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