DAN BELL has taught college-level literature and composition courses for the past twelve years. He is currently an instructor at Louisiana State University. His work has appeared in The Governor’s State Review, The Andalusia Star News, and Pathways.
G.E. BENTLEY, JR., of the University of Toronto is currently writing essays on William Blake, Musician and on Blake’s lost painting, “The Ancient Britons.” He is a frequent contributor to Blake.
MAX BYRD is Professor of English at the University of California, Davis. His most recent book is the volume on Tristram Shandy in the Allen & Unwin Critical Library.
ROBERT N. ESSICK, Professor of English at the University of California, Riverside, has been spending a good deal of time searching for Job proofs—as his article in this issue demonstrates.
MARY LYNN JOHNSON, assistant to the president of the University of Iowa, is co-editor of Blake’s Poetry and Designs and co-author of Blake’s “Four Zoas”: The Design of a Dream. Her chapter, “Blake,” appears in the fourth edition of The English Romantic Poets: A Review of Research and Criticism (forthcoming).
ANNE K. MELLOR, Professor of English at the University of California, Los Angeles, is currently writing a study of the fiction of Mary Shelley. She is the author of Blake’s Human Form Divine, English Romantic Irony, and several articles on Blake, the Sister Arts, English romanticism and feminist theory.
STUART PETERFREUND, Associate Professor of English at Northeastern University, is the editor of Romanticism Past and Present and has published widely in the areas of literature and science and English romanticism. An article on Blake’s Poetical Sketches is forthcoming in ELH, and one on Blake and anti-Newtonian thought is forthcoming in the Proceedings of the 1983 LIU conference on Literature, Science, and Technology.
DAVID SIMPSON, Professor of English at the University of Colorado, Boulder, is the author of various books and articles on romanticism. His The Politics of American English, 1776-1850 will appear in early 1986.
ALLEN STALEY is Professor of Art History at Columbia University.
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DAVID WAGENKNECHT is the editor of Studies in Romanticism.
NICHOLAS WARNER, Assistant Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Claremont McKenna College, has published articles on Blake in this and other journals.
Editors: Morris Eaves, University of New Mexico, and Morton D. Paley, University of California, Berkeley.
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