Post-Impressionist Paintings and Parallel Structure in Mrs. Dalloway
International Journal of Literature and Arts
Volume 3, Issue 5, September 2015, Pages: 103-107
Received: Jul. 27, 2015; Accepted: Sep. 7, 2015; Published: Sep. 26, 2015
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Authors
Wei Ding, English Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Heilongjiang Bayi Agricultural University, Daqing, China
Yan Xue, English Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Heilongjiang Bayi Agricultural University, Daqing, China
Yanyu Gao, English Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Heilongjiang Bayi Agricultural University, Daqing, China
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Abstract
Post-impressionists put emphasis on design which is also the focus of Virginia Woolf in her literary creation. Influenced by post-impressionist paintings, Woolf reveals the meaning of life through constructing parallel structure to present the fact that people are lack of communication and that the truth in life is often achieved at important moment. The seemingly unconnected human life experiences are different facets of life, and together they construct the wholeness out of the fragments.
Keywords
Mrs. Dalloway, Virginia Woolf, Unity, Post-Impressionism
To cite this article
Wei Ding, Yan Xue, Yanyu Gao, Post-Impressionist Paintings and Parallel Structure in Mrs. Dalloway, International Journal of Literature and Arts. Vol. 3, No. 5, 2015, pp. 103-107. doi: 10.11648/j.ijla.20150305.16
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