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A Room of One's Own

Penguin Classics
Narrated by: Natalie Dormer
Length: 4 hrs and 17 mins
Categories: Nonfiction, Gender Issues
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A Room of One's Own, based on a lecture given at Girton College Cambridge, is one of the great feminist polemics. Woolf's blazing writing on female creativity, the role of the writer, and the silent fate of Shakespeare's imaginary sister remains a powerful reminder of a woman's need for financial independence and intellectual freedom. 

Public Domain (P)2019 Penguin Audio

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  • 11-19-19

Thought provoking and well read

A wonderful classic - Woolf’s claim about women needing “money enough to travel and idle...to dream over books and loiter at street corners...” - beautiful writing. And Dormer’s performance is assertive and rousing.