Virginia Woolf Google Doodle - Stream-Of-Consciousness Narratives

Jan 25, 2018 - 6:59 am 0 by
Filed Under Logos

Virginia Woolf Google Doodle

Today on Google's home page is a special Google logo, Doodle for Virginia Woolf 136th birthday. Virginia Woolf was an English writer who was considered one of the foremost modernists of the 20th-century. She pioneered the use of stream of consciousness as a narrative device in her works.

She was born 136 years ago today on January 25, 1882 in Kensington, London and lived until the age of 59, passing in the UK on March 28, 1941.

Some of her more notable works and movies included Orlando, Mrs. Dalloway, To the Lighthouse, Golven, A Room of One's Own, Simple Gifts.

She was also instrumental in "inspiring feminism" and her works helped raise equality issues.

Google wrote:

These childhood memories inspired the settings and themes of English author Virginia Woolf’s powerful stream-of-consciousness narratives, a unique literary style that established Woolf as one of modern feminism’s most influential voices.

Forum discussion at Google+.


Popular Categories

The Pulse of the search community


Search Video Recaps

Video Details More Videos Subscribe to Videos

Most Recent Articles

Search Forum Recap

Daily Search Forum Recap: May 28, 2024

May 28, 2024 - 10:00 am
Google Updates

Memorial Day Google Search Ranking Volatility

May 28, 2024 - 7:51 am
Google Search Engine Optimization

Google's John Mueller On Recovering From Core Updates - Maybe You Had A Good Run...

May 28, 2024 - 7:41 am
Google Ads

Undated Google Ads Experiments To End August 23, 2024

May 28, 2024 - 7:31 am

Google Tests Thin Top Deals Search Bar

May 28, 2024 - 7:21 am
Google Search Engine Optimization

Report: 14,000+ Google Search Ranking Features Leaked

May 28, 2024 - 6:15 am
Previous Story: Google Chrome Chair