Virginia Woolf's Essays: Sketching the Past Elena Gualtieri Although as genres they are often neglected, the sketch and the essay represented for Virginia Woolf the two forms of writing through which she articulated her understanding of the workings of literary history.
In this innovative study, Elena Gualtieri analyses in detail the intersection between essays and sketches in Woolf's non-fiction as part of a far-reaching argument about the scopes and models of feminist criticism, its understanding of the historical process and its position in the panorama of twentieth-century intellectual history.
Editorial team. General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen Bradford.Virginia Woolf's Essays: Sketching the Past Elena Gualtieri (NY: St. Martin's P, 2000) 210 pp. What is most striking about Elena Gualtieri's Virginia Woolf's Essays: Sketching the Past is its placement of Woolf's essays within the Continental tra dition. Gualtieri's argument is that when the essay is viewed within the European.Buy Virginia Woolf's Essays: Sketching the Past 2000 by Elena Gualtieri (ISBN: 9780333749319) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.
Why Virginia Woolf's essays? In this wide-ranging study, Elena Gualtieri gives compelling reasons for reading Woolf's essays as the traces of a never-realised historical work that would have covered the whole panorama of English literature. Following tenaciously the multiple directions taken by Woolf's non-fiction, Gualtieri reveals the deep roots of the difficulties that besieged Woolf in the.
Virginia Woolf's Essays: Sketching the Past by Elena Gualtieri ISBN 13: 9780312227913 ISBN 10: 0312227914 Unknown; New York, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2000-06; ISBN-13: 978-0312227913.
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Selected essays Woolf, Virginia, Bradshaw, David (Editor) Overview: This selection brings together thirty of Woolf's best essays across a wide range of subjects including writing and reading, the role and reputation of women writers, the art of biography, and the London scene. Included, the famous Mr Bennett and Mrs Brown, a clarion call for.
Review of: Virginia Woolf's Essays by Elena Gualtieri Modern Fiction Studies (2001) sonita sarker, Macalester College.
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In 1923 Virginia Woolf was forty-one years old, living in Richmond, and had already published three novels: The Voyage Out (1915), Night and Day (1919) and Jacob’s Room(1922). She was also a regular.
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Abstract. As an attempt to write social history under the guise of fiction, Orlando forms a close couple with A Room (1929), Woolf’s other main historiographic text. The two books share a consistent preoccupation with the question of writing English literary history from a position that is inflected by sexual difference.
Virginia Woolf's essays: sketching the past.. Elena Gualtieri Date 2010 Publisher Macmillan Pub place Basingstoke ISBN-10 0230599141 ISBN-13 9780230599147 eBook. Access the eBook. Format electronic book. This item appears on. List: Comedy in English Literature Section: Week 11: Woolf.