Study Guide

A Room of One's Own Characters

Virginia Woolf

Wait, isn't she the author? Yep. But at the beginning and end of the essay, she speaks in her own...

Mary Beton

Call her Mary Beton, Mary Seton, or Mary Carmichael—but definitely call her Mary. So,...

Judith Shakespeare

You remember Judith—Shakespeare's sister, with all of his talent and passion?Oh, never...

Professor von X

If A Room of One's Own has an evil nemesis, it's the appropriately named Professor von X. (More...

Mary Seton

Mary Seton is Mary Beton's BFF. After a terrible meal at the women's college Fernham, they confab...

Mary Carmichael

Mary Carmichael is the author of Life's Adventure, the book that Mary Beton reads as an example...