Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-2 of 2 items for:

  • Keywords: wood x
  • 20th-century and Contemporary Literature x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Yeats in Extremis

Ronald Schuchard

in Writing Modern Ireland

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780989082693
eISBN:
9781781382417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780989082693.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This essay focuses on W. B. Yeats's thirty-five-year exploration of being in extremis, which for him was “not a bodily state of expiration but a joyous state…a single ecstatic moment when his final ... More


“Definite, Burly, and Industrious”: Virginia Woolf and Gwen Darwin Raverat

Kristin Bluemel

in Virginia Woolf and Her Female Contemporaries

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781942954088
eISBN:
9781786944122
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781942954088.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

In February 1909 Virginia Woolf visited the Darwin family home in which wood engraver Gwen Darwin Raverat grew up amid a large, boisterous family that struck Woolf as having a temperament “too ... More


View: