Angela Lamb is a bestselling novelist who moonlights as a Virginia Woolf
What only a few NCHC members know about Lisa, however, is that she is a Virginia Woolf
scholar She has published book chapters and academic articles on Woolf as well as giving numerous papers and panel presentations at national as well as international conferences, most recently "Coming to Stillness: A Woolfian Meditation on Peace" at the 28th Annual International Conference on Virginia Woolf
at the University of Kent in Canterbury, UK, in June of 2018.
Until recently, studies of Hogarth Press have tended to center around the handful of seminal modernist texts and authors it published, or as a chapter in studies of Virginia Woolf
, says Battershill, but the rise of material modernism as a critical approach has piqued wider interest in it.
: Essays on the Self, by Joanna Kavenna, is the last printed collection of Virginia Woolf
Albee was proclaimed the playwright of his generation after his blistering 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf
?' opened on Broadway in 1962.
But Virginia Woolf
was denied the award in 1963 because of its profanity and sexual themes.
"I find Virginia Woolf
hung about my neck like a shining medal of some sort - really nice but a trifle onerous," Albee reportedly described the effect of the play's success in 1966.
Synopsis: "Virginia Woolf
: A Portrait" by the late Viviane Forrester (1925-2013) presents a remarkable portrait of one of the most famous and influential female American authors and offers new information and perspectives on Virginia Woolf
's relationships with her family and friends and how they shaped her work.
The story begins in 1905, when the Stephen sisters - later better amazing of which are true known as Vanessa Bell and Virginia Woolf
- are rallying against the stuffy confines of post-Victorian England.
Other key members of the tightly-knit group were the economist John Maynard Keynes, Lytton Strachey, a brilliant writer and biographer, Clive Bell the influential art critic, E M Forster who wrote Passage to India, painter Duncan Grant and the novelist Virginia Woolf
For Woolf Works, based on the life and work of writer Virginia Woolf
, to premiere at The Royal Ballet May 11-26, McGregor has a different kind of three-act ballet in mind--an abstract one.
As the Woolfs numbered so many painters and photographers among their friends and family, there is no shortage of material for the exhibition 'Virginia Woolf
: Art, Life and Vision' which is superbly curated by Frances Spalding, Professor of Art History at Newcastle University.
Not only does she reveal recipes once cooked up by the likes of Virginia Woolf
and her sister, the artist Vanessa Bell, she casts new light on the Bloomsbury foodies with a multitude of favourite recipes and food and drink found after copious research in their letters and diaries.