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Unshackled Chains

“I will free from your oppression and will rescue you from your slavery in Egypt” Exodus 6:6 William Blake’s analogy relies on the biblical context that Israel was delivered to freedom from the oppressive enslaving grip of Egypt. The second half of the encryption in Blake’s “The Lagoon” compares then art being delivered from something […] Continue reading

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