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Woolf and the art of exploration
selected papers from the Fifteenth International Conference on Virginia Woolf, Lewis & Clark College, Portland, Oregon, 9-12 June 2005
edited by Helen Southworth and Elisa Kay Sparks.

Published 2006 by Clemson University Digital Press in Clemson, S.C .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Trespassing / Rishona Zimring. Common ground / Helen Southworth and Elisa Kay Sparks
Exploring keynotes: Godiva still rides: Virginia Woolf, divestiture, and Three guineas / Diane F. Gillespie. Woolf's sense of adventure / Maria DiBattista. Unseasonable youth, or Woolf's alternative modernity / Jed Esty. On French and British freedoms: early Bloomsbury and the brothels of modernism / Christine Froula. Strange necessities / Douglas Mao. Loves, languages, and lives: an exhibit from the library of Leonard and Virginia Woolf / Trevor James Bond
Exploring Woolf's life: Hyde Park Gate news / Gill Lowe. Autobiographical ruptures: Rhoda's traumatic displacement / Alice D'Amore. Between the acts: Ottoline Morrell and Mrs. Manresa, D.H. Lawrence and Giles Oliver / Sally A. Jacobsen
Exploring subjects and objects/nature: Short change : economies explored in Woolf's short fiction / Kathryn Simpson. Virginia Woolf and the naturalist novelist / Christina Alt. The fertile potential of Virginia Woolf's environmental ethic / Kelly Sultzbach. Reflections on a solitary potato: the new collective essay and the exploring modern "I" / Katie Macnamara
Exploring London's spaces: Virginia Woolf and the technologies of exploration: Jacob's room as counter-monument / Robert Reginio. Terra incognita of the soul: Woolf's challenge to the imperialist's concept of space / Karin de Weille. The twentieth part: word and image in Woolf's reading room / Benjamin Harvey. Woolf's exploration of the outer and the inner: a spatial analysis of The years / Elizabeth F. Evans
Exploring foreign lands: The English tourist in/on America: Leslie Stephens vs. Virginia Woolf / Eleanor McNees. The making of Virginia Woolf's America / Cheryl Mares. Nooks and corners which I enjoy exploring : investigating the relationship between Vita Sackville-West's travel narratives and Woolf's writing / Joyce Kelley. They came to Baghdad : Woolf and Sackville-West's Levant / Joanna Grant
Exploring art and nature: The decline and fall of Rachel Vinrace : Reading Gibbon in Virginia Woolf's The voyage out / Emily O. Wittman. Hotel narrative and the birth of Virginia Woolf's modernism / Ayako Muneuchi. Discovering the readerly mind : Woolf's modernist reinvention of the national poet / Mollie Godfrey. Extinguishing the lady with the lamp : Florence Nightingale and the work of empire in the interludes of The waves / René Dickinson
Exploring cultural origins and contexts: Lily the ethnographer: discovering self in To the lighthouse / Meg Albrinck. The photography of Antarctica: Virginia Woolf's letters of discovery / Alexandra Neel. Sartorial adventures: Woolf and the (other-) worldliness of dress / Randi Koppen. A novel is an impression not an argument: Virginia Woolf and James Sully / Akemi Yaguchi. Exploring the confluence of primitive ritual and modern longing in Between the acts / Stephanie Callan.

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Stiff white paper wrappers printed in green, blue and black.

Includes bibliographical references and index.


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