Authors on Writing

Book TV in London: Hermione Lee

Hermione Lee

About the Program


Book TV interviewed Hermione Lee in London about the process of writing biographies and the lives of Virginia Woolf and Edith Wharton.

Hermione Lee is the author of several non-fiction books, including:

The Novels of Virginia Woolf (1977); Elizabeth Bowen: An Estimation (1981); Philip Roth (1982); Willa Cather: Double Lives (1989); Virginia Woolf (1997); Body Parts (2002); Edith Wharton (2007); and Biography: A Very Short Introduction (2009).

About the Authors

Hermione Lee

Ms. Lee is the President of Wolfson College at Oxford and a fellow at The New School.  She is also a fellow of the British Academy and the Royal Society of Literature. 

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Book TV in London: Hermione Lee

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Past Airings

  • Tuesday, May 28th at 4:15am (ET)
  • Monday, May 20th at 2am (ET)
  • Sunday, May 19th at 6pm (ET)
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