Virginia woolf, a room of one's own (1929) one but, you may say, we asked you to speak about women and fiction — what, has that got to do with a room of. A room of one's own is an extended essay by virginia woolf first published in 1929, the essay was based on a series of lectures she delivered at newnham. In 1929, woolf published a room of one's own, a book-length essay that grew from a series of lectures she had delivered at women's colleges.
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