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Sir Richard Body
The Ruskin Society was saddened to learn of the death of Sir Richard Body. Sir Richard was a founder member, chairman, and president of the Society. We remember him with gratitude for his dedication to the Ruskin Society, and extend our condolences to his family.
Winners of the 2017 Book Prize
The Ruskin Society is delighted to announce that its 2017 Book Prize has been awarded to Keith Hanley and Caroline S. Hull for their edition of John Ruskin’s Continental Tour 1835: The Written Records and Drawings (Legenda).