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Woolf

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n
1. (Biography) Leonard Sidney. 1880–1969, English publisher and political writer
2. (Biography) his wife, Virginia. 1882–1941, English novelist and critic. Her novels, which include Mrs Dalloway (1925), To the Lighthouse (1927), The Waves (1931), and Between the Acts (1941), employ such techniques as the interior monologue and stream of consciousness
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Woolf

(wʊlf)

n.
Virginia (Adeline Virginia Stephen Woolf), 1882–1941, English novelist, essayist, and critic.
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Noun1.Woolf - English author whose work used such techniques as stream of consciousness and the interior monologueWoolf - English author whose work used such techniques as stream of consciousness and the interior monologue; prominent member of the Bloomsbury Group (1882-1941)
Bloomsbury Group - an inner circle of writers and artists and philosophers who lived in or around Bloomsbury early in the 20th century and were noted for their unconventional lifestyles
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Woolf's Ambiguities: Tonal Modernism, Narrative Strategy, Feminist Precursors.
The centerpiece of the collection, "The Life of Orlando," traces Virginia Woolf's immortal, gender-bending hero(ine) through centuries of outlandish adventures.
Homeless Daniel Woolf, 36, was described by police as a 'predatory' offender after he was handed a 19-year jail sentence.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Jan 25 (ANI): Google, with its doodle on Thursday, marked the 136th birth anniversary of English author Virgina Woolf, one of the foremost modernists of the twentieth century and a pioneer in the use of stream of consciousness as a narrative device.
Between Emily Bronte (1818-1848) and Virginia Woolf (1882-1941), there seems to be a change of epoch.
Virginia Woolf & Heritage: Selected Papers from the Twenty-Sixth Annual Conference on Virginia Woolf.
The English writer and leading modernist of the twentieth century, Virginia Woolf, has inspired many artists to create their own masterpieces.
Virginia Woolf: Essays on the Self, Joanna Kavenna, 2014.
Florida lawyer Rick Woolf, a Navy veteran of Vietnam, is a board member of HFSF, a nonprofit created to honor America's WW II and Korean veterans.
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.
Clifford Woolf, co-director of HSCI's Nervous Systems Diseases Program led the research effort.
FIONA WOOLF faced fresh pressure about her role at head of a Government inquiry into child abuse after the chairman of an influential group of MPs said her attempt to detail her contact with former home secretary Lord Brittan tried to play down her links with the former cabinet minister and his wife.