Traherne Articles & Poems
Jeremy Maule Memorial Lectures
THE SECOND TRAHERNE ANNUAL LECTURE. Sunday October 10th 2004 Traherne's Cosmic Consciousness – John Powell Ward
THE THIRD TRAHERNE ANNUAL LECTURE – Monday October 10th 2005 – Traherne Then and Now – Denis Parry
THE OPENING LECTURE OF THE TRAHERNE FESTIVAL, 2009 Thomas Traherne and the Affections of the Sublime BY JACOB BLEVINS, PH.D MCNEESE STATE UNIVERSITY, U.S.A.
Other Articles and Talks
TRAHERNE FESTIVAL 2003, Thomas Traherne's Language as Loss of Innocence – Martin Corless-Smith
QUADRANT MAGAZINE March 2008 The Poet of Sudden Cloudbreak —A Commentary on Thomas Traherne - Alan Gould
You are the Light of the World by Eric Best. A contemporary sermon, which Traherne himself might well have written or with which he would have enthusiastically concurred. In addition to throwing light on the New Testament text it unveils the meaning of Traherne's claim: Till we see our nothing, we cannot understand the value of our Being. You are the Light of the World This is an htm format version of the above.
The Experience and the Meaning This essay by Douglas Harding is included as a commentary on and explanation of Traherne's statement that "Till we see our nothing we cannot understand the value of our Being" (Select Meditations 4/66)
Awake in the Heartland - The Ecstasy of What Is - A review of Joan Tollifson's book in which she describes what her life has revealed to be necessary to 'enjoy the world aright'.
Poems. The poems are from Centuries, Poems and Thanksgivings Edited by H. M. Margoliouth - Volume II Poems and Thanksgivings © Oxford University Press 1958
The Works of Thomas Traherne. A major new edition from Boydell & Brewer containing previously unpublished material. Edited by JAN ROSS. The first five volumes of what will be the definitive edition of the complete works of Thomas Traherne, are now available from Boydell and Brewer Ltd., PO Box 9 Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 3DF, UK
5th October 2015