Aug 30, 2010
    Biblio on Woolf's Early Short Stories


    EDITIONS AND TEXTS
    The Complete Shorter Fiction of Virginia Woolf. Ed. Susan Dick. 2nd. Ed. New
    York: Harcourt, 1989.

            
Text of All Short Stories in Monday or Tuesday on-line at Adelaide

    SHORT STORIES IN GENERAL

    BOOKS
    Reynier, Christine. Virginia Woolf's Ethics of the Short Story. Palgrave
    Macmillan (August 18, 2009)

    Reynier, Christine. (ed. and foreword) Special Issue on Virginia Woolf.  
    Journal of the Short Story in English, 2008 Spring; 50: 7-225

    Benzel, Kathryn N. (ed. and introd.); Hoberman, Ruth (ed. and introd.); Dick,
    Susan (foreword) Trespassing Boundaries: Virginia Woolf's Short Fiction. New
    York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan; 2004.

    Skrbic, Nena. Wild Outbursts of Freedom: Reading Virginia Woolf's Short
    Fiction  Westport, CT: Praeger; 2004. xxiii, 189 pp.

    Baldwin, Dean. Virginia Woolf: A Study of the Short Fiction (1989)


    ARTICLES and Chapters

    Louvel, Liliane, “Telling 'by' Inches: Virginia Woolf's Shorter Fiction.”  Journal
    of the Short Story in English, 2008 Spring; 50: 185-200.

    Prudente, Teresa. “To Slip Easily from One Thing to Another':
    Experimentalism and Perception in Woolf's Short Stories.” Journal of the
    Short Story in English, 2008 Spring; 50: 171-183.

    Reynier, Christine. “The 'Obstinate Resistance' of  Woolf’s Short Story.”
    Journal of the Short Story in English, 2008 Spring; 50: 2-5.

    Briggs, Julia. ‘Our Press Arrived On Tuesday’: Monday Or Tuesday (1921).”
    Chapter 3 of  Virginia Woolf: An Inner Life.  London: Penquin[Allen Lane] 2005.
    58-83.

    Briggs, Julia. “'Cut Deep and Scored Thick with Meaning': Frame and Focus in
    Woolf's Later Short Stories.” pp. 175-91 IN: Benzel, Kathryn N. (ed. and
    introd.); Hoberman, Ruth (ed. and introd.); Dick, Susan (foreword)
    Trespassing Boundaries: Virginia Woolf's Short Fiction. New York, NY:
    Palgrave Macmillan; 2004.

    Colburn, Krystyna. “The Lesbian Intertext of Woolf's Short Fiction.” pp. 63-80
    IN: Benzel, Kathryn N. (ed. and introd.); Hoberman, Ruth (ed. and introd.);
    Dick, Susan (foreword) Trespassing Boundaries: Virginia Woolf's Short
    Fiction. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan; 2004

    Levy, Michelle. “Virginia Woolf's Shorter Fictional Explorations of the External
    World: 'Closely United … Immensely Divided'.” pp. 139-55 IN: Benzel, Kathryn
    N. (ed. and introd.); Hoberman, Ruth (ed. and introd.); Dick, Susan (foreword)
    Trespassing Boundaries: Virginia Woolf's Short Fiction. New York, NY:
    Palgrave Macmillan; 2004.

    Staveley, Alice. “Voicing Virginia: The Monday or Tuesday Years” pp. 262-67
    IN: Daugherty, Beth Rigel (ed.); Barrett, Eileen (ed.) Virginia Woolf: Texts and
    Contexts. New York: Pace UP; 1996.

    Baldwin, Dean. 13-26 in Virginia Woolf: A Study of the Short Fiction (1989) (R)

    Dick, Susan.  "Chasms in the Continuity of Our Way: Jacob's Room."  Chapter
    Two of Virginia Woolf.  London & New York: Edward Arnold, 1989. (R)

    Gillespie, Diane Filby.  The Sisters' Arts: The Writing and Painting of Virginia
    Woolf and Vanessa Bell. Syracuse UP, 1988.  See especially pp. 118-39. (R)

    Davenport, Tony. "The Life of 'Monday or Tuesday."  Virginia Woolf: New
    Critical Essays, ed. Clements and Grundy.  (1983): 157-75.

    Meyerowitz, Selma.  "What is to Console Us?: The Politics of Deception in
    Woolf's Short Stories."  238-52 in New Feminist Essays on Virginia Woolf, ed.
    Jane Marcus (1981).  

    Fleishman, Avrom, "Forms of the Woolfian Short Story."  44-71 in Virginia
    Woolf: Revaluation and Continuity, ed. Ralph Freeman (1980). (R)

    THE MARK ON THE WALL

    Woodville, Katherine E Color Copy: Woolf's Parody 'The Mark on the Wall'
    Deconstructs 'The Yellow Wallpaper'.” p.p. 205-209 IN: Wright, Will (ed. and
    introd.); Kaplan, Steven (ed. and introd.) The Image of the Outsider II. Pueblo,
    CO: Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery, Colorado State
    University-Pueblo; 2008.

    Cyr, "A Conflict of Closure in VW's 'Mark'" "A conflict of closure in Virginia
    Woolf's 'The Mark on the Wall.'" Studies in Short Fiction, Spring, 1996

    Narey, Wayne. ;”Virginia Woolf's 'The Mark on the Wall': An Einsteinian View of
    Art.”  Studies in Short Fiction, 1992 Winter; 29 (1): 35-42.


    A HAUNTED HOUSE
    Reynier, Christine.  "''A Haunted House' or The Genius of To the Lighthouse."
    Journal of the Short Story in English 14 (1990): 63-78.

    Steele, Elizabeth.  "'A Haunted House: VW's Noh Story."  Studies in Short
    Fiction 26.2 (1989): 151-61.

    de Araujo, Victor. "'A Haunted House' -- The Shattered Glass." (1966) rpt. in
    Baldwin, pp. 121-129.


    KEW GARDENS
    Taylor, Oliver. 'What's 'It'-What Do You Mean by 'It'?': Lost Readings and
    Getting Lost in 'Kew Gardens': Journal of the Short Story in English, 2008
    Spring; 50: 121-135.

    Staveley, Alice. Conversations at Kew: Reading Woolf's Feminist Narratology.
    pp. 39-62 IN: Benzel, Kathryn N. (ed. and introd.); Hoberman, Ruth (ed. and
    introd.); Dick, Susan (foreword) Trespassing Boundaries: Virginia Woolf's
    Short Fiction. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan; 2004. xx, 223 pp

    McVicker, Jeanette.  "Vast Nests of Chinese Boxes, or Getting from Q to R:
    Critiquing Empire in 'Kew Gardens' and To the Lighthouse." 40 42 IN Hussey
    Mark (ed.); Neverow  Turk Vara (ed.). Virginia Woolf Miscellanies: Proceedings
    of the First Annual Conference on Virginia Woolf. New York : Pace UP, 1992.

    Bishop, Edward.  "Purusing 'It' through Kew Gardens."  Studies in Short
    Fiction 19.3 (1982): 269-75.

    Oakland, John.  "Virginia Woolf's 'Kew Gardens'."  English Studies 68.3
    (1987): 264-73.


    BLUE AND GREEN

    Benzel, Kathryn N.. Verbal Painting in 'Blue & Green' and 'Monday or
    Tuesday.”: pp. 157-74 IN: Benzel, Kathryn N. (ed. and introd.); Hoberman,
    Ruth (ed. and introd.); Dick, Susan (foreword) Trespassing Boundaries:
    Virginia Woolf's Short Fiction. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan; 2004.






Resources/ Criticism/ Early Short Stories
Monday or Tuesday
(wr. 1917-21)
(pub 1921)

"The Mark on the Wall"
(1917)
"Kew Gardens"
(1919)
"Blue and Green"
Color Reduction Woodcut
(2003)
Elisa Kay Sparks