A Specially Tender Piece of Eternity: Virginia Woolf and the Experience of Time

A Specially Tender Piece of Eternity: Virginia Woolf and the Experience of Time

by Teresa Prudente

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780739125557
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 12/16/2008
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Teresa Prudente is a research fellow in the department of comparative literature at the University of Turin in Italy.

Table of Contents

1 Contents 2 Acknowledgments Chapter 3 Introduction Part 4 I. "It's Ecstasy that Matters" Chapter 5 1. Contemplation, Solitude, Love Chapter 6 2. Memory and A-linear Time Chapter 7 3. Ecstasy and Emptiness Part 8 II. "If Only I Could Write!" Chapter 9 4. Ecstasy and Ineffability Chapter 10 5. The Artistic Re-Creation of Ecstasy Part 11 III. "Communication is Health" Chapter 12 6. A-linear Time and Stream of Consciousness Chapter 13 7. "The Caves Shall Connect": Polyphony and Decentering Woolf and Gide Chapter 14 8. "To Be Continuing to Live": A-linear Time and the Novel 15 Bibliography 16 Index 17 About the Author

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