Magwraeth freintiedig gafodd Amabel Strachey
yn Llundain ac fe'i ganed ym 1894.
League of Nations, or Lytton Strachey
on history and the Freudians on
The editors wisely refrain from serving up set definitions of "queer" or of "Bloomsbury" in advance of the two clusters of essays they have collected in Queer Bloomsbury, although they do name around a dozen of the personally, erotically and artistically entangled personnel of "a core set of Bloomsberries": Thoby Stephen, Adrian Stephen, Virginia Woolf, Vanessa Bell, Duncan Grant, Roger Fry, Leonard Woolf, Strachey
, Desmond MacCarthy, Clive Bell, Maynard Keynes, E.
publico en 1918 el libro Emminent Victorians.
The "rich and strange" transformed pearl is suggestive of the opulent "orient pearl." The OED defines this as "a pearl from the seas around India, as distinguished from those of less beauty found in European mussels; (hence, more generally) a brilliant or precious pearl." (5) "Pearles" may have also signaled the New World, for they appear in William Strachey
's A True Reportory, a well-known source linking the play to Bermuda/' However, the pearl is featured most often in Shakespearean representations of eastward spaces; for example, "Her bed is India," Troilus says of Cressida, and "there she lies, a Pearle," in another play set near the convergent Hellespont (TLN 134).
Forster; biographer Lytton Strachey
; artist Duncan Grant; art critic Roger Fry, curator of New York's Metropolitan Museum; and economist John Maynard Keynes.
John Maynard Keynes (1883-1946) was 31 years old when World War One began and Giles Lytton Strachey
(1880-1932) was three years his senior.
They begin with the first draft of William Strachey
's True Reportory, a precursor to the shipwreck theme of The Tempest, and trace clues to locate The Tempest through Caliban's island, the storm, a Spanish maze, Prospero's labyrinth, and other plot devices.
Two Narratives: Strachey
's "True Reportory" and Jourdain's Discovery of the Bermudas Second Edition
Based on the like-titled 1932 novella by Julia Strachey
, this first feature from director Donald Rice relies on randomly cued flashbacks to establish the simmering passion of possible bride Dolly Thatcham (Felicity Jones) and her handsome former lover, Joseph (Luke Treadaway), who has come to the nuptials in hopes of rekindling an old flame.
Clements Library at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor--attempted to secure the personal and official documents of Sir Henry Strachey
from the British diplomat's descendants.
He identifies several recent biographies that purport to explain a life by uncovering or exposing its secrets, such as Michael Holroyd's biography of Lytton Strachey
, revealing Strachey
's sexual history, followed by equally revelatory biographies by Nigel Nicholson of his parents, Harold Nicholson and Vita Sackville-West, and by Lyndall Gordon of Virgina Woolf, showing that many contemporary biographies follow a psychoanalytical model, peeling back the public layers of a personality to get at the childhood traumas and emotional pain under the surface.