About Mrs. Dalloway

September 15, 2020

Elaine Showalter, one of the founders of feminist literary criticism in the United States, explores modernity, consciousness, gender and time in Virginia Woolf’s ground-breaking work, ‘Mrs Dalloway’. The film is shot around the streets of London, as well as at the British Library and at Gordon Square in Bloomsbury where Virginia and her siblings lived in the early 20th century. Produced by the British Library. Total Time: 18 1/2 minutes.


Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Virginia Woolf’s novel Mrs Dalloway. With: Professor Dame Hermione Lee, President of Wolfson College, Oxford; Jane Goldman, Reader in English Literature at the University of Glasgow; and Kathryn Simpson, Senior Lecturer in English Literature at Cardiff Metropolitan University. Total Time: 45 minutes.


Articles:

https://www.newyorker.com/books/page-turner/why-anxious-readers-under-quarantine-turn-to-virginia-woolfs-mrs-dalloway

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