Her thesis was on the rhetorical argumentation in the essays of Virginia Woolf
. She has extensively researched Woolf's essays from a rhetorical perspective, and has published several articles on this topic in American and European journals such as Virginia Woolf
Miscellany (2006), Odisea.
Mia Farrow, who was in a staged reading of 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf
?' called Albee 'one of the great' playwrights 'of our time.' Michael McKean wrote: 'There was only one Edward Albee.
"You gotta have swine to show you where the truffles are" - Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf
Critique: A model of scholarly research and a seminal work that is essential reading for students and non-specialist general readers with an interest in the life and writings of this great American writer, "Virginia Woolf
: A Portrait" is very highly recommended for both community and academic 20th Century American Literature reference collections in general, and Virginia Woolf
supplemental studies lists in particular.
Bohemian rhapsody: Phoebe Fox as Vanessa Bell, James Norton as |Duncan Grant, and Lydia Leonard as Virginia Woolf
From BBC2's Life |in Squares about the Bloomsbury Set (above) are Phoebe Fox as Vanessa Bell, James Norton as Duncan Grant and Lydia Leonard as Virginia Woolf
. Inset: Virginia Woolf
and Vita Sackville-West, pictured in 1933
You're weaving Virginia Woolf
's life and several of her novels together into one evening.
Any aspiring novelist should read Virginia Woolf
. She gets beneath the skins of her characters and understands their sensibilities better than anyone else.
Forster (who fell in love with a burly, married policeman), the painter Duncan Grant, Virginia Woolf
, Vanessa Bell, Roger Fry, Dora Carrington, Lytton Strachey (with whom Carrington was hopelessly in love, but who preferred, beautiful, clever young men) and J.M.
Jacob's Room is the unabridged audiobook adaptation of Virginia Woolf
's classic novel about the life of a young man in the shadow of the Great War (World War I).