Review of Virginia Woolf: Essays on the Self, by Joanna Kavenna. Notting Hill Editions, 2014

Author Biography

Margarita Esther Sánchez Cuervo is a lecturer at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain). She finished her PhD at the University of Granada (Spain) which was awarded with distinction. Her thesis was on the rhetorical argumentation in the essays of Virginia Woolf. She has extensively researched Woolf’s essays from a rhetorical perspective, and has published several articles on this topic in American and European journals such as Virginia Woolf Miscellany (2006), Odisea. Revista de Estudios Ingleses (2008), ES. Revista de Filología Inglesa (2010), Philologie im Netz (2013), Neophilologus (2015) and Renascence. Essays on Values in Literature, which will appear in 2016 with the paper called “The appeal to audience through figures of thought in Virginia Woolf’s feminist essays”.