"The Society of the Future"

Title"The Society of the Future"
Year for Search1889
AuthorsMorris, William(1834-1896)
Secondary TitleThe Commonweal
Volume / Edition5.168 - 70
Pagination98-99, 108-09, 114-15
Date PublishedMarch 30 - April 13, 1889
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author
Annotation

Essay with a eutopia similar to his 1890 News From Nowhere. See also 1884, 1886-87, and 1887 Morris. 

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in May Morris, William Morris Artist Writer Socialist. Volume the Second Morris as a Socialist With an Account of William Morris As I Knew Him By Bernard Shaw (Oxford, Eng.: Basil Blackwell, 1936), 453-68. Rpt. (New York: Russell & Russell, 1966), 453-68; and in his How I Became a Socialist. Ed. Owen Holland (London: Verso, 2020), 142-55, with editorial notes on 206-09.

Info Notes

This lecture was originally given in 1888.

Holding Institutions

ExU, L, L(NL), PU

Author Note

(1834-96)

Full Text

1889 Morris, William (1834-96). “The Society of the Future.” The Commonweal 5.168 - 70 (March 30 - April 13, 1889): 98-99, 108-09, 114-15. Rpt. in May Morris, William Morris Artist Writer Socialist. Volume the Second Morris as a Socialist With an Account of William Morris As I Knew Him By Bernard Shaw (Oxford, Eng.: Basil Blackwell, 1936), 453-68. Rpt. (New York: Russell & Russell, 1966), 453-68; and in his How I Became a Socialist. Ed. Owen Holland (London: Verso, 2020), 142-55, with editorial notes on 206-09. This lecture was originally given in 1888. ExU, L, L(NL), PU

Essay with a eutopia similar to his 1890 News From Nowhere. See also 1884, 1886-87, and 1887 Morris. For details on Morris’s publications, see David Latham and Sheila Latham, An Annotated Critical Bibliography of William Morris. London: Harvester Wheatsheaf/New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1991; and Eugene D. LeMire, A Bibliography of William Morris. London: British Library/New Castle, DL: Oak Knoll Press, 2006.