Taking the Bull by the Udders’: Sexual Difference in Virginia Woolf—a Conspiracy Theory

  • Jane Marcus


It has been with a considerable shaking in my shoes, and a feeling of treading upon a carpet of eggs, that I have taken the cow by the horns in this chapter, and broached the subject of the part that the feminine mind has played — and minds as well, deeply feminized, not technically on the distaffside — in the erection of our present criteria. For fifteen years I have subsisted in this to me suffocating atmosphere.


Conspiracy Theory Rhetorical Strategy Woman Student Patriarchal Power Male Reader 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Jane Marcus 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jane Marcus

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations