Hilda and Virginia

Hilda and Virginia

by Maureen Duffy

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Overview

Maureen Duffy's double-bill tells the story of two remarkable women.

The Choice is the story of a very unsaintly saint. Hilda of Whitby, who brought Christianity to the Anglo-Saxons, was a businesswoman, teacher and adviser to kings.

In A Nightingale in Bloomsbury Square, Virginia Woolf looks back on her life, uncovering the hidden stories behind her iconic novels. From the torture of depression to the scandal of her lesbian affairs, Virginia goes down fighting.

As the saying goes: well-behaved women don't make history…

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781786824417
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 02/27/2018
Series: Oberon Modern Plays Series
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 5.06(w) x 7.81(h) x 0.14(d)

About the Author

Playwright, poet, novelist, biographer, Maureen Duffy burst onto the British theatre scene with her National Theatre debut in 1968, Rites. Duffy's work since includes the hugely influential The Microcosm, and the Londoners trilogy has enshrined her as one of our most important contemporary writers.

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