LATE SHORT STORIES

ON-LINE TEXTS

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

ARTICLES and Chapters on the later Short Stories

  • 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.

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


  • Campbell, Ann Gibaldi.   "Virginia Woolf and Helene Cixous: Female Fantasy
    in Two of Woolf's Short Stories."  In Virginia Woolf:Emerging Perspectives
    (1994): 71-77.  [Lappin and Lapppinova and The Searchlight”]

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

  • 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 Duchess and the Jeweler” (19 37) (VWR)

  • Trubowitz, Lara. “ Concealing Leonard's Nose: Virginia Woolf, Modernist
    Antisemitism, and 'The Duchess and the Jeweller'.”;Twentieth Century
    Literature: A Scholarly and Critical Journal, 2008 Fall; 54 (3): 273-306

  • Henderson, Kate Krueger. “Fashioning Anti-Semitism: Virginia Woolf's 'The
    Duchess and the Jeweller' and the Readers of Harper's Bazaar.” Journal of
    the Short Story in English, 2008 Spring; 50: 49-65.

  • Schröder, Leena Kore “Tales of Abjection and Miscegenation: Virginia Woolf's
    and Leonard Woolf's 'Jewish' Stories.”  Twentieth Century Literature: A
    Scholarly and Critical Journal, 2003 Fall; 49 (3): 298-327.

“Lappin and Lappinova” (1938) (VWR)

  • Goldman on L&L, Cambidge Companion, 95-6

  • Campbell, Ann Gibaldi.   "Virginia Woolf and Helene Cixous: Female Fantasy
    in Two of Woolf's Short Stories."  In Virginia Woolf:Emerging Perspectives
    (1994): 71-77.  [Lappin and Lapppinova and The Searchlight”]

  • Collins, Jerre.  “Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? The Issue of
    Originality.”  American Drama, 1993 Spring; 2 (2): 50-75.


“The Searchlight” (1929,39,p.h.)
  • Marcus, Laura. “'In the Circle of the Lens': Woolf's 'Telescope' Story, Scene-
    Making and Memory.”   Journal of the Short Story in English, 2008 Spring; 50:
    153-169.

  • Campbell, Ann Gibaldi. “Virginia Woolf and Hélène Cixous: Female Fantasy in
    Two of Woolf's Short Stories.”  pp. 71-76 IN: Hussey, Mark (ed.); Neverow,
    Vara (ed.); Lilienfeld, Jane (introd.) Virginia Woolf: Emerging Perspectives.
    New York: Pace UP; 1994. 335 pp.

  • Graham, J. W.; “The Drafts of Virginia Woolf's 'The Searchlight'” Twentieth
    Century Literature: A Scholarly and Critical Journal, 1976 Dec; 22 (4): 379-93.


“The Legacy” (1940) (VWR)
  • Williams, Lisa. “Teaching 'The Legacy' in a Freshman Writing Course.”  pp.
    12-15 IN: Barrett, Eileen (ed.); Cramer, Patricia (ed.); Connolly, Paul (introd.)
    Re: Reading, Re: Writing, Re: Teaching Virginia Woolf. New York, NY: Pace
    UP; 1995. 322 pp







Resources/ Criticism/ Late Stories
”The Duchess and the
Jeweler” (1937) (VWR)

“Lappin and Lappinova”
(1938) (VWR)

“The Searchlight” (1929, 1939,
p.h.)

“The Legacy” (1940) (VWR)