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On a positive note

Shape Beneath Color: The Impressionistic Wonders of 'To the Lighthouse'

By James McWilliams


https://themillions.com/2016/10/shape-beneath-color-impressionistic-wonders-woolfs-lighthouse.html

A “gorgeous but impossible aesthetic” one always looks forward to grapple
with. This by way of a humble tribute.

CR

On Fri, Jan 26, 2018 at 11:43 AM Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Here’s a piece that helps articulate me:
>
> Difficult Books: To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf - The Millions
>
>
> https://themillions.com/2009/12/difficult-books-to-the-lighthouse-by-virginia-woolf.html
>
> CR
>
> On Fri, Jan 26, 2018 at 7:13 AM Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> Appreciate your observations on the article, Schlanger. Wonder if a
>> modernist writer like Woolf is NOT celebrated because of her DIFFICULT
>> novels. In comparison Eliot fascinates.
>>
>> CR
>>
>> On Thu, Jan 25, 2018 at 9:35 PM Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>
>>> To the Lighthouse.
>>>
>>> CR
>>>
>>> On Thu, Jan 25, 2018 at 8:26 PM [log in to unmask] <
>>> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Inane article by Welsh:  is it necessary to classify by gender?  Can we
>>>> not just say that Woolf wrote extremely well?  (Though of course someone
>>>> will respond by referencing A Room of One's Own, which because of its
>>>> subject is also classified--as a "feminist" text.  I think of it as an
>>>> essay about writers and writing.)
>>>>
>>>> CR--have you read VW?  What do you like?  Why?
>>>>
>>>> Sent from my iPhone
>>>>
>>>> On Jan 25, 2018, at 11:16 PM, Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> This Burns Night, consider celebrating Virginia Woolf instead | Books |
>>>> The Guardian
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2018/jan/25/this-burns-night-consider-celebrating-virginia-woolf-instead
>>>>
>>>> CR
>>>>
>>>> On Thu, Jan 25, 2018 at 2:59 PM Rickard A. Parker <
>>>> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Google's search page uses a sketch of Virginia Woolf (January 25, 1882
>>>>> - March 28, 1941) in its logo today to honor the 136th anniversary of her
>>>>> birth.
>>>>>
>>>>