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

‘Objects of Suspicion’: Keats and the Psychology of SurveillanceMarggraf Turley, R. 2017 John Keats and the Medical Imagination. Roe, N. (ed.). London: Springer Nature
Keats Criticism, Post-1963Marggraf Turley, R. 2017 John Keats in Context. O'Neill, M. (ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (Literature in Context)
The Millers' Tales: Sustainability, the Arts and the WatermillArcher, J. E. E., Thomas, H. & Marggraf Turley, R. 2017 Literature and Sustainability : Concept, Text and Culture. Johns-Putra, A., Parham, J. & Squire, L. (eds.). Manchester: Manchester University Press, p. 1332 p. 1
Keats UnderwayMarggraf Turley, R. 2017
Keats on Two WheelsMarggraf Turley, R. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Studies in Romanticism.
The Autumn King: Remembering the Land in King LearArcher, J. E. E., Thomas, H. & Marggraf Turley, R. 2017 Literary Theory: An Anthology. Rivkin, J. & Ryan, M. (eds.). 3 ed. Oxford: Wiley, p. 1547-1566 (Blackwell Anthologies)
Homes, Horizons and Orbits: Welsh Dahl and the Aerial ViewMarggraf Turley, R. 2016 Roald Dahl: Wales of the Unexpected. Davies, D. W. (ed.). Gwasg Prifysgol Cymru | University of Wales Press
Remembering Darnel, a Forgotten Plant of Literary, Religious, and Evolutionary SignificanceThomas, H., Archer, J. E. E. & Marggraf Turley, R. 2016 In : Journal of Ethnobiology.36, 1, p. 29-44
Writing Essays: A Guide for Students in English and the Humanities: 2nd revised editionMarggraf Turley, R. 2016 2 ed. London: Taylor & Francis. 141 p.
The Quantified RomanticsMarggraf Turley, R. 2015
The Cunning HouseMarggraf Turley, R. 2015 Dingwall: Sandstone Press. 392 p.
Reading shakespeare with the grain: Sustainability and the hunger businessArcher, J. E. E., Thomas, H. & Marggraf Turley, R. 2015 In : Green Letters: Studies in Ecocriticism.19, 1, p. 8-20
Soper at oure aller cost: The Politics of Food Supply in the Canterbury TalesArcher, J. E. E., Marggraf Turley, R. & Thomas, H. 2015 In : The Chaucer Review.50, 1 & 2, p. 1-29
Moving accidents by flood and field: The Arable and Tidal Worlds of George Eliot'sArcher, J. E., Marggraf Turley, R. & Thomas, H. 2015 In : ELH: English Literary History.82, 2, p. 701-72829 p.
Agri-tech and the arts: From Barns to D-SpaceMarggraf Turley, R. 2014
Food and the Literary ImaginationArcher, J. E., Marggraf Turley, R. & Thomas, H. 2014 Basingstoke: Springer Nature. 212 p.
Keats in Three Crowds: Romanticism and Surveillance after SnowdenMarggraf Turley, R. 2014
Policing the Romantic CrowdMarggraf Turley, R. J. & Marggraf-Turley, A. 2014
Policing the Romantic CrowdMarggraf Turley, R. & Marggraf-Turley, A. 2013
Reading with the Grain: Sustainability and the Literary ImaginationArcher, J. E., Marggraf Turley, R. J. & Thomas, H. 2013 2013 INSPIRE Lecture on Literature and Sustainability. Lampeter: Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant, 15 p.
Romantic Hackers: Keats, Wordsworth and Total SurveillanceMarggraf Turley, R. & Marggraf-Turley, A. 2012
Keats, 'To Autumn' and the New Men of WinchesterMarggraf Turley, R. J., Archer, J. E. E. & Thomas, H. 2012 In : The Review of English Studies.64, 259, p. 797-817
The Autumn King: Remembering the Land in King LearArcher, J. E., Turley, R. M. & Thomas, H. 2012 In : Shakespeare Quarterly.63, 4, p. 518-543
Evolution, Physiology and Phytochemistry of the Psychotoxic Arable Mimic Weed Darnel (Lolium temulentum L.)Thomas, H., Archer, J. E. & Marggraf Turley, R. 2011 Progress in Botany. Lüttge, U. E., Beyschlag, W., Büdel, B. & Francis, D. (eds.). Springer Nature, Vol. 72, p. 73-10432 p.
The Writer in the Academy: Creative InterfrictionsTurley, R. M. (ed.) 2011 Cambridge: Boydell & Brewer. 242 p. (Essays and Studies)
Cambrian Readjustments: An Interview with Geoffrey HillMarggraf Turley, R. & Davies, D. W. 2010 Poetry Wales, 46, 1, p. 10-134 p.
Bright Stars: John Keats, Barry Cornwall and Romantic Literary CultureMarggraf Turley, R. 2009 Liverpool: Liverpool University Press. 256 p.
Wan-Hu's Flying ChairMarggraf Turley, R. 2009 Salt Publishing. 59 p.
Slippery Steps of the Temple of FameMarggraf Turley, R. J. 2008 In : Keats-Shelley Review.22, p. 64-8118 p.
"Breathing Human Passion": Keats, Cornwall, Shelley and popular romanticismMarggraf Turley, R. J. 2008 In : European Romantic Review.19, 3, p. 253-27321 p.
The Fossil-boxMarggraf Turley, R. 2007 1 ed.Cinnamon Press. 80 p.
The Monstrous Debt: Modalities of Romantic Influence in Twentieth-century LiteratureBayley, J., Beer, J., Haughton, H., Devine Jump, H., Marggraf Turley, R. (ed.), Mason, E., Newlyn, L., O'Neill, M. & Walford Davies, D. (ed.) 2006 Detroit: Wayne State University Press. 264 p.
WhiteoutMarggraf Turley, R. & Walford Davies, D. 2006 Parthian Books. 62 p.
Keats, Cornwall and the 'Scent of Strong-Smelling Phrases'Marggraf Turley, R. 2006 In : Romanticism.12, 2, p. 102-11413 p.
Johnny's in the Basement: Keats, Bob Dylan and InfluenceMarggraf Turley, R. 2006 The Monstrous Debt: Modalities of Romantic Influence in Twentieth Century Literature. Davies, D. W. & Marggraf-Turely, R. (eds.). Wayne State University Press, p. 181-20424 p.
Bright Stars and Bosom-Friends: John Keats and Barry CornwallMarggraf Turley, R. 2005 In : Notes and Queries.52, 4, p. 464-4663 p.
“Amorous Cavaliers”: John Keats, Barry Cornwall and Francis JeffreyMarggraf Turley, R. 2005 In : Notes and Queries.52, 1, p. 48-503 p.
Profile on Bob DylanMarggraf Turley, R. 2005 The Literary Encyclopedia.
Keats's Boyish ImaginationMarggraf Turley, R. 2003 Taylor & Francis.
'Full-grown lambs': Immaturity and 'To Autumn'Marggraf Turley, R. 2002 In : Romanticism on the Net.28
The Politics of Language in Romantic LiteratureMarggraf Turley, R. 2002 Springer Nature.
“Strange Longings”: Keats and FeetMarggraf Turley, R. 2002 In : Studies in Romanticism.41, 1, p. 89-10618 p.
Nationalism and the Reception of Jacob Grimm's Deutsche Grammatik by English-Speaking AudiencesMarggraf Turley, R. 2001 In : German Life and Letters.54, 3, p. 234-25219 p.
John Keats, Barry Cornwall, and Leigh Hunt's Literary Pocket-BookMarggraf Turley, R. 2001 In : Romanticism.7, 2, p. 163-17614 p.
Writing Essays: A Guide for Students in English and the HumanitiesMarggraf Turley, R. 2000 1 ed. London: Taylor & Francis. 141 p.
An Echo of Clarke’s Address in Shelley’s DefenceMarggraf Turley, R. 2000 In : Neophilologus.84, p. 323-3275 p.
Indolent Minds, Indolent Men, and 'On First Looking into Chapman's Homer'Marggraf Turley, R. 1999 In : The Review of English Studies.50, 198, p. 204-2074 p.
Knowledge of their own supremacy”: Oenone and the Standardization of Tennyson’s DictionMarggraf Turley, R. 1999 In : Victorian Poetry.37, 3, p. 291-30818 p.
Handy Squirrels and Chapman's Homer: Hunt, Keats, and Romantic PhilologyTurley, R. M. 1998 In : Romanticism.4, 1, p. 104-11916 p.
Tennyson and the Nineteenth-Century Language DebateMarggraf Turley, R. 1997 In : Leeds Studies in English.28, p. 123-14018 p.
Misrepresentation in Hensleigh Wedgwood’s Review of Jacob Grimm’s Deutsche GrammatikMarggraf Turley, R. 1994 In : Notes and Queries.41, 3, p. 3101 p.