Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) was a major twentieth-century author and a key figure in literary history as a feminist and a modernist. Her major novels include Mrs. Dalloway, Orlando, The Waves, The Years, and Between the Acts.
The Waves traces the lives of six friends from childhood to old age. It was written when Virginia Woolf was at the height of her experimental literary powers, and she allows the characters to tell their own stories, through powerful, poetic monologues. By...[SEE MORE]