Virginia Woolf

Adeline Virginia Woolf (25 January 1882 – 28 March 1941) may be one of the more well-know modernist writers. In this collection, you can find some of her work as eBooks. Here you can also find lectures and essays that discuss her and her work in various contexts.

# Title Description Contributor
1 The Classical Feminist Tradition (lecture)

Lecture by Professor Paul H. Fry, part of Open Yale course 'Introduction to Theory of Literature...

OpenYale
2 How words, form and structure create meaning: Women and writing (pt1)

Video podcast and discussion forum. By Simon Swift, University of Leeds.

Simon Swift
3 How words, form and structure create meaning: Women and writing (pt2)

Video podcast and discussion board.
Simon Swift, University of Leeds

Simon Swift
# Title Description Author
1 Mrs Dalloway Virginia Woolf
2 Modern Fiction

From The Common Reader, First Series [1925]

Virginia Woolf
3 Woolf on Behn

Chapter four of Virgina Woolf's critical text 'A Room of One's Own' discusses the influence and...

Virginia Woolf
4 A Room of One's Own Virginia Woolf
5 The Voyage Out Virginia Woolf
6 Night and Day Virginia Woolf
7 Jacob’s Room Virginia Woolf
# Essay Title Description Contributor
1 Modernism

Ezra Pound’s maxim, ‘Make it new’ (‘Canto LIII’) is often quoted as a succinct summary of...

Rebecca Beasley
2 Feminist Approaches to Literature

This essay offers a very basic introduction to feminist literary theory, and a compendium of...

Kate O'Connor
# Resource Title Description Contributor
1 The brave new world of modernism

An essay in which "Dr Peter Lawson explores modernism in preparation for the first episode of '...

Peter Lawson