Who is Virginia Woolf?

  • (noun): English author whose work used such techniques as stream of consciousness and the interior monologue; prominent member of the Bloomsbury Group (1882-1941).
    Synonyms: Woolf, Adeline Virginia Stephen Woolf

Virginia Woolf

Adeline Virginia Woolf (/ˈwʊlf/; 25 January 1882 – 28 March 1941) was an English writer, regarded as one of the foremost modernist literary figures of the twentieth century.

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Susan Sellers - Works
... with Michael Herbert),Virginia Woolf's The Waves, Cambridge University Press ... (2010) (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Virginia Woolf, revised second edition, Cambridge University Press ... (2008) Vanessa and Virginia (novel), Two Ravens Press and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt U.S ...
Louise De Salvo - Life
... DeSalvo is also a renowned Virginia Woolf scholar ... She has edited editions of Woolf's first novel Melymbrosia, as well as The Letters of Vita Sackville-West and Virginia Woolf, which documents the controversial lesbian affair between these two novelists ... In addition, she has written two books on Woolf, Virginia Woolf The Impact of Childhood Sexual Abuse on Her Life and Work and Virginia Woolf's First Voyage A Novel in the Making ...
Louise De Salvo - Works
... Virginia Woolf's First Voyage A Novel in the Making (Rowman Littlefield Publishers Inc. 1980) Nathaniel Hawthorne (Brill Academic Publishers, Incorporated, 1987) Virginia Woolf The Impact of Childhood Sexual Abuse on Her Life and Work (Ballantine Books, 1990) Territories of the Voice ... with Malice Literature as Revenge in the Lives of Woolf, Lawrence, Barnes, Miller (Plume, 1994) Breathless An Asthma Journal (Beacon Press, 1997) Vertigo A ...
List Of Feminist Rhetoricians - Virginia Woolf
... (1882–1941) Woolf was a member of the Bloomsbury Group and noted for her feminist works ... One of her most famous works is Mrs ...
Susan Sellers - Life
... Sellers' interest in the writings of Virginia Woolf has led to her involvement in the Cambridge University Press edition of Woolf's writings, which she co-directs with Jane Goldman ... between the first British edition of Woolf's texts and those she subsequently oversaw – in particular the first American publication ... It also aims to provide full annotation to Woolf's densely allusive prose ...

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