TITLE

Bare Places and Ancient Blemishes: Virginia Woolf's Search for New Language in Night and Day

AUTHOR(S)
Leonardi, Susan J.
PUB. DATE
January 1986
SOURCE
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Winter1986, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p150
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the efforts of female author Virginia Woolf to use language with reflect the valuelessness and fragmentation of the early 20th-century society in her literary works. Sources of confusion in Woolf's discussion of the woman's sentence; Information on her book "A Room of One's Own," which identified a prototypical 19th-century man's sentence; Rejection of the hierarchical sentence which reflects women's place in society as subordinates.
ACCESSION #
15746605

 

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