Lesson 1 (from Book 1, Introductions : Chapter 1, Preface into Section I)
In Book 1, Introductions: Chapter 1, Preface into Section I, the author's private notes and collection have been gleaned to bring this work together. In addition, modern technology such as infra-red photography has been applied in order to make discovery and rediscovery of some parts of William Blake's artworks possible. This lesson will discuss the restoration of Blake's work and the creation of this book.
Class Discussion: Describe what you know about the creation of this book.
Small Group Activity: Research modern technology, including infra-red photography, for preserving art and literature. How has it helped save, protect, and reveal the writing and art work of artists throughout time?
Class Discussion: Have each group present the technology they researched and how it is and has been used in regards to the arts. How might this new technology change one's views of the artist? How might these artists feel...
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