Dr Sarah Haggarty Discusses Blake’s Songs of Innocence and of Experience on BBC Radio 4, 23 June 2016

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Image credit: Songs of Innocence and Experience – a facsimile of a coloured and gilded copy of the first edition, held by The British Library. http://www.bl.uk/collection-items/william-blakes-songs-of-innocence-and-experience

Dr Sarah Haggarty joins Melvyn Bragg on In Our Time to discuss Blake’s Songs of Innocence and of Experience.  This programme was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on Thursday 23 June and is available at  http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qykl/episodes/player

Dr Haggarty is a University Lecturer at the Faculty of English, and a Fellow of Queens’ College. She works primarily on long eighteenth-century British writing and culture, and has a special interest in the intersections of literary studies, anthropology, religious studies, and economics. She is an expert in the study of William Blake, and has also worked, largely, on theories of gift-giving and exchange, and phenomenologies of timing and tempo.