Gender and Literature/Art

On Virginia Woolf's Androgyny

Mao Jianli
School of International Studies, Zhejiang University
Journal of Anshun University 2009-6

Abstract:Virginia Woolf, the well-known British novelist and critic, proposes in her A Room of One's Own the concept of "androgyny" and introduces it as a critical tool in literary criticism. Mainly based on A Room of One's Own, this paper will explore Woolf's androgyny and its function in writers' achievements in their creative works.
Keywords:Virginia Woolf, androgyny, room of one's own, female writing

Paper type:Published