Open Lectures & Talks
'Formed in August 1998 the Society is supported by an Executive Council of elected volunteers ... An Editorial Committee produces the Virginia Woolf Bulletin three times a year (January, May and September), as well as a number of other publications. Woolf-related events and talks, open to members only, are held throughout the year. The Society welcomes new members ... Please book early to avoid disappointment, as tickets for many of these events sell out very quickly ...'
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'After a shamefully long period of time, the country of her birth at last has a literary society devoted to its greatest writer of the twentieth century. We now realise that when we formed the Virginia Woolf Society of Great Britain
in August 1998 our expectations were extremely modest. We hoped for 200 members in the first twelve months but anticipated a more realistic figure of around 150. Now we have about 350 members from Britain, Europe and around the world. We take this as confirmation of Woolf's literary stature and of her seemingly endless fascination for scholars and "common readers" alike ...'