Excerpts from Sylvia Plath's underlining in her copy of Henry James's Selected Fiction, University of Virginia. Other editions of James that she owned and annotated are at Smith College, Indiana University, and Emory University.
Excerpts from Sylvia Plath's underlining of Woolf's story "The Mark on the Wall" (1917) in her copy of A Haunted House and Other Stories, Smith College.
Excerpts from Sylvia Plath's copy of D. H. Lawrence's Sons and Lovers (1913), Smith College. Marginal comments have not been included.
Sylvia Plath's underlining in her copy of Virginia Woolf's novel Jacob's Room (1922), Smith College.
Amanda Golden, "'The Woolf Sting': Sylvia Plath Annotating Virginia Woolf." Virginia Woolf and Twentieth Century Women Writers. Ed. Kathryn Artuso. Salem Press, 2014. 188-205.
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Amanda Golden is an Associate Professor of English at New York Institute of Technology. She is the author of Annotating Modernism: Marginalia and Pedagogy from Virginia Woolf to the Confessional Poets (Routledge, 2020) and editor of This Business of Words: Reassessing Anne Sexton (UP of Florida, 2016). Her research and teaching interests include American and British literature from the nineteenth century to the present, modernism, poetry and poetics, literary archives, composition, and the digital humanities.