LeFew-Blake, Penelope

About the author: Penelope LeFew-Blake received her PhD from Northern Illinois University. She is currently Professor of Literature and Western Humanities at Rock Valley College, Rockford, Illinois.

Schopenhauer, Women’s Literature and the Legacy of Pessimism in the Novels of George Eliot, Olive Schreiner, Virginia Woolf and Doris Lessing
2001 0-7734-7437-4
Eliot, Schreiner, Woolf, and Lessing are among the women writers of the British tradition whose work reveals a debt to Schopenhauer’s theory of the will and his aesthetic concepts.