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  1. Mar 27, 2020 · English author Virginia Woolf wrote modernist classics including 'Mrs. Dalloway' and 'To the Lighthouse,' as well as pioneering feminist texts, 'A Room of One's Own' and 'Three Guineas.'

  2. Feb 01, 2020 · Virginia Woolf was born Adeline Virginia Stephen on January 25, 1882, in London. Woolf was educated at home by her father, Sir Leslie Stephen, the author of the Dictionary of English Biography, and she read extensively. Her mother, Julia Duckworth Stephen, was a nurse, who published a book on nursing.

  3. Virginia Woolf (1882¿1941) was one of the major literary figures of the twentieth century. An admired literary critic, she authored many essays, letters, journals, and short stories in addition to her groundbreaking novels. Her best-known books include the novels Mrs. Dalloway, To the Lighthouse, and Orlando, and the book-length essay A Room ...

  4. May 21, 2019 · Virginia Woolf’s Suicide Note And Final Moments. On the morning of March 28, 1941, Leonard Woolf knew that something was not right with his wife of 29 years. After speaking with her in her writing lodge outside of their Sussex home, he suggested that she go inside and rest. This was the last time Leonard saw his wife alive.

  5. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is a play by Edward Albee first staged in October 1962. It examines the complexities of the marriage of a middle-aged couple, Martha and George. Late one evening, after a university faculty party, they receive an unwitting younger couple, Nick and Honey, as guests, and draw them into their bitter and frustrated relationship.

  6. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is a 1966 American drama film directed by Mike Nichols in his directorial debut.The screenplay by Ernest Lehman is an adaptation of Edward Albee's 1962 play of the same name.It stars Elizabeth Taylor as Martha, Richard Burton as George, George Segal as Nick, and Sandy Dennis as Honey.. The film showcases a late night gathering at the home of George, a college ...

  7. To the Lighthouse is a 1927 novel by Virginia Woolf.The novel centres on the Ramsay family and their visits to the Isle of Skye in Scotland between 1910 and 1920.. Following and extending the tradition of modernist novelists like Marcel Proust and James Joyce, the plot of To the Lighthouse is secondary to its philosophical introspection. Cited as a key example of the literary technique of ...

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