Virginia Woolf second part

Timeline created by Natalia student of english
  • First books.

    First books.
    She wrote this novel before gaining popularity and officially becoming a recognized writer.
  • Profession

    Profession
    After the publication of "to the lighthouse", she became known for her technical mastery, her own style and interest in consciousness as a main theme.
  • Her style

    Her style
    With the publication of The Waves that year, she broke with traditional schemes by mixing reality with fantasy and abstract themes. She was also characterized by using fantasy, leaving realism and stopping describing characters.
  • Period: to

    Her style

    She was also characterized by her protest for freedom of speech to Victorian censorship and the interactive function of her publications. In her last work she spoke of: transformation of life through art, reflection on the passage of time and life and her sexual opinions.
  • Death

    Death
    After severe depression, she decided to commit suicide with the help of stones in her pockets by drowning in the River Ouse.
  • Details of her death

    Details of her death
    She was found weeks later, but before she died she wrote a letter to her husband telling him for the last time that she loved him.