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.

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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

 

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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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