Congratulations to English Major Halle Mason!

October 3, 2017 / By: St. Thomas English Department

The English Department congratulates English Major Halle Mason, whose essay on Virginia Woolf's character Septimus Smith in Mrs. Dalloway won the third annual International Virginia Woolf's Society's Angelica Garnett undergraduate essay competition! This essay competition was in honor of Virginia Woolf and in memory of Angelica Garnett, writer, artist, and daughter of Woolf’s sister, Vanessa Bell.

Halle's essay was judged by the officers of the International Virginia Woolf Society: Kristin Czarnecki, President; Ann Martin, Vice-President; Alice Keane, Secretary-Treasurer; and Drew Shannon, Historian-Bibliographer. She'll receive $200 and have her essay published in the Virginia Woolf Miscellany.