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Lecture: Getting Virginia Woolf’s Goat

National Portrait Gallery

Thursday, 23 October 2014 at 19:00

Lecture: Getting Virginia Woolf’s Goat

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Lecture: Getting Virginia Woolf’s Goat

23 October 2014, 19:00

Ondaatje Wing Theatre

Tickets: £7/£6  

Novelist Ali Smith gives a talk on wit, playfulness, lightfootedness and mischief in Woolf's life and work, with special reference to her relationship with the friend and writer who, it might be said, most got Woolf's goat: Katherine Mansfield.


Katherine Mansfield by Adelphi Studios Ltd, copied by Emery Walker Ltd 1913 © National Portrait Gallery, London


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Ondaatje Wing Theatre, National Portrait Gallery
Saint Martin's Place
WC2H City of Westminster
United Kingdom

Thursday, 23 October 2014 at 19:00

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