William Morris

From Fancyclopedia 3
Jump to navigation Jump to search

(1834 – 1896)

William Morris was an English textile designer, poet, novelist, translator, and socialist activist.

Associated with the British Arts and Crafts Movement, he was a major contributor to the revival of traditional British textile arts and methods of production.

His literary contributions helped to establish the modern fantasy genre.

He also played a significant role in propagating the early socialist movement in Britain.

Awards, Honors and GoHships:

Person 18341896
This is a biography page. Please extend it by adding more information about the person, such as fanzines and apazines published, awards, clubs, conventions worked on, GoHships, impact on fandom, external links, anecdotes, etc. See Standards for People and The Naming of Names.