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Virginia Woolf

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The 1941 Rede Lecture.
Hardcover, 40 pages
Published January 1st 1979 by Folcroft Library Editions (first published 1942)
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Charlotte Stevenson
Everything I had ever read on Virginia Woolf often felt either vague or pretentious. Of course people love her work, but often they try to become her as they write. Or else they over quote or over analyse. They take away the beauty of her work and life through their flamboyancy. But Forster got everything just right. As was he able to catch her as she was, and not just in a good light because they were friends.

With a clear voice and structure, we are given explanation of the importance of writin
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Edward Morgan Forster, generally published as E.M. Forster, was an novelist, essayist, and short story writer. He is known best for his ironic and well-plotted novels examining class difference and hypocrisy in early 20th-century British society. His humanistic impulse toward understanding and sympathy may be aptly summed up in the epigraph to his 1910 novel Howards End: "Only connect".

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