A Bloomsbury Tea: Virginia Woolf in America

Renowned literary scholar Mark Hussey will discuss the role of Second Wave American feminism in Woolf studies, Neilson Browsing Room, 4:30 pm.

Vanessa Bell
Virginia Woolf, ca. 1912.
Smith College Museum of Art

A Bloomsbury Tea: Virginia Woolf in America

Thurs., Feb. 18, 4:30-6:00 pm, Neilson Browsing Room
This tea features a talk by the renowned literary scholar Mark Hussey, Professor of English and Women's and Gender Studies, Pace University, on the role of Second Wave American feminism in Virginia Woolf studies. A reception will follow in the Sophia Smith Collection. Cosponsored by the Mortimer Rare Book Room and the Program for the Study of Women and Gender.

View a slide show presentation or listen to a recording of the event.

 

 

Opening celebration: Virginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury Group: A Pen and a Press of Their Own

Thurs., April 8, 7:00-8:30 pm, Neilson Browsing Room
Nancy E. Green, Gale and Ira Drukier Curator of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs at the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, will present "Virginia Woolf, Vanessa Bell, and the Origins of Bloomsbury." Professor Michele Wick will present "Virginia Woolf, Creativity, and Emotional Well-being." Reception to follow in the Book Arts Gallery, level 3, Neilson Library. Sponsored by the Mortimer Rare Book Room; this exhibition will be on view through July 2010.

More Bloomsbury at Smith, Spring 2010

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Contact

Karen Kukil, Associate Curator of Special Collections
(413) 585-2908
kkukil@smith.edu