Dr Seán M. Williams


Vice-Chancellor’s Fellow

School of Languages and Cultures

University of Sheffield 

Left: Satirical portrait from 1744. It appeared as part of Gottlieb Wilhelm Rabener’s series Der Autor. Rabener here mocks attempts by writers of the mid-eighteenth century, including himself, at promoting an authorial image as a historic figure within the public sphere.


Post: Germanic Studies, School of Languages and Cultures
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