Mrs. Dalloway

by Pericles Lewis In Virginia Woolf‘s novel  Mrs. Dalloway (1925), the trauma of the war plays an even more explicit role than in Jacob’s Room (1922), as one of its two protagonists, Septimus Smith, is a veteran suffering severe bouts of mental illness (which Woolf modeled on her own experiences). He has visions of his… Continue Reading Mrs. Dalloway