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To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
May 30, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
One event on June 6, 2017 at 10:00am
One event on June 13, 2017 at 10:00am
featuring Hilary Lithgow, Lecturer in English and Comparative Literature
“The novel that established Virginia Woolf as a leading writer of the twentieth century, To the Lighthouse is made up of three powerfully charged visions into the life of one family living in a summer house off the rocky coast of Scotland. As time winds its way through their lives, the Ramseys face, alone and simultaneously, the greatest of human challenges and its greatest triumph-the human capacity for change. A moving portrait in miniature of family life, it also has profoundly universal implications, giving language to the silent space that separates people and the space that they transgress to reach each other.
There are very few exceptional and miraculous novels that have the power to change their readers forever. To the Lighthouse is one of them.”
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