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The Resource Virginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury avant-garde : war, civilization, modernity, Christine Froula

Virginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury avant-garde : war, civilization, modernity, Christine Froula

Label
Virginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury avant-garde : war, civilization, modernity
Title
Virginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury avant-garde
Title remainder
war, civilization, modernity
Statement of responsibility
Christine Froula
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Virginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury Avant-Garde traces the dynamic emergence of Woolf's art and thought against Bloomsbury's public thinking about Europe's future in a period marked by two world wars and rising threats of totalitarianism. Educated informally in her father's library and in Bloomsbury's London extension of Cambridge, Virginia Woolf came of age in the prewar decades, when progressive political and social movements gave hope that Europe ""might really be on the brink of becoming civilized, "" as Leonard Woolf put it. For pacifist Bloomsbury, heir to Europe's unfinishe
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Froula, Christine
Dewey number
823.91209
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
PR6045.O72
LC item number
Z6435 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Gender and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Bloomsbury (London, England)
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Women and literature
  • Experimental fiction, English
  • Avant-garde (Aesthetics)
  • Modernism (Literature)
  • Civilization, Modern, in literature
  • Bloomsbury group
  • Woolf, Virginia
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Avant-garde (Aesthetics)
  • Bloomsbury group
  • Civilization, Modern, in literature
  • Experimental fiction, English
  • Intellectual life
  • Modernism (Literature)
  • War and literature
  • Women and literature
  • England
  • England
Label
Virginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury avant-garde : war, civilization, modernity, Christine Froula
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Civilization and "my civilisation" : Virginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury avant-garde -- Rachel's Great War : civilization, sacrifice, and the enlightenment of women in Melymbrosia and The voyage out -- The death of Jacob Flanders : Greek illusion and modern war in Jacob's room -- Mrs. Dalloway's postwar elegy : women, war, and the art of mourning -- Picture the world : the quest for the thing itself in To the lighthouse -- A fin in a waste of waters : women, genius, freedom in Orlando, A room of one's own, and The waves -- The sexual life of women: experimental genres, experimental publics from The Pargiters to The years -- St. Virginia's epistle to an English gentleman : sex, violence, and the public sphere in Three guineas -- The play in the sky of the mind : Between the acts of civilization's masterplot
Control code
60896964
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 428 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231508780
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.7312/frou13444
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgqs8t
  • 9b0e387f-ba90-47aa-a5c2-ca23bc4f31f3
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60896964
Label
Virginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury avant-garde : war, civilization, modernity, Christine Froula
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Civilization and "my civilisation" : Virginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury avant-garde -- Rachel's Great War : civilization, sacrifice, and the enlightenment of women in Melymbrosia and The voyage out -- The death of Jacob Flanders : Greek illusion and modern war in Jacob's room -- Mrs. Dalloway's postwar elegy : women, war, and the art of mourning -- Picture the world : the quest for the thing itself in To the lighthouse -- A fin in a waste of waters : women, genius, freedom in Orlando, A room of one's own, and The waves -- The sexual life of women: experimental genres, experimental publics from The Pargiters to The years -- St. Virginia's epistle to an English gentleman : sex, violence, and the public sphere in Three guineas -- The play in the sky of the mind : Between the acts of civilization's masterplot
Control code
60896964
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 428 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231508780
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.7312/frou13444
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgqs8t
  • 9b0e387f-ba90-47aa-a5c2-ca23bc4f31f3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60896964

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