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Connecting with Virginia Woolf

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74 years after Virginia Woolf succumbed to mental illness, the great modernist writer continues to connect with readers today.  As testament to her relevance, scholars from 14 countries spanning 5 continents gathered at Bloomsburg University for the 25th Annual International Conference that celebrates her contribution.

Resources

To learn more about Virginia Woolf, you can visit the Virginia Woolf Society webpage at www.virginiawoolfsociety.co.uk

See more about the 25th annual Virginia Woolf Conference at www.woolf.bloomu.edu

Award-winning playwright and actress, Ellen McLaughlin, shares some advice on how to pursue a career in the arts here

 

If you are experiencing depression call the toll-free, 24-hour hotline of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255) to be connected to a trained counselor at a suicide crisis center nearest you.  Or call your doctor, call 911 for emergency services, or go to the nearest hospital emergency room.

If your family member is experiencing mental health issues, you can find helpful resources at  www.nami.org/Find-Support/Family-Members-and-Caregivers

 

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