History performing arts was everything. Society did not have DVD’s to watch and pods to listen to; they went to plays and operas for leisure. A time of history when some of the best play writers and considerably authors were discovered. In Virginia Wolfs “In Search off Room of One’s Own” she emphasizes the difference between the lifestyle of a man compared to the lifestyle of a women during the Elizabeth era, in how a man had so many more opportunities to become a rite than a woman did.
Women could have never been outstanding poets, because they were never able to acquire the skills necessary. “A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction. “(pig. 386) In order for a woman to be able to write she must have money in her family. Money was crucial to have, because it was needed to receive an education. A woman also needed a room of their own, in order to write and the only way for a woman to have a room of their own was if her parents were extremely wealthy.
Having a personal room allowed the writer to relax and think by their selves without any disturbances. Wolf created Judith Shakespeare to show the reader the difference in opportunities compared to her brother William. Judith never had time to sit and relax to write in a room, because she was always being asked to complete chores around the house.
When she was able to find ten minutes to spare for writing she had to burn the evidence of her secretive passion, because she couldn’t chance being caught by her father.
So even Hough “She had the quickest fancy, a gift like her brother’s for the tune of words. “(pig. 386) she couldn’t put her great talent to use. Everyday lifestyle for William Shakespeare was much different and much better than Jujitsu’s. William was able to receive a dally education, because during that time the family would always give the privileges of education to the son In the family. The father believed money was only worth spending on the son and not the daughter. He also had unlike Judith a room to himself where he could sit and practice writing poems and plays.
William had the benefit of learning about Virgil, Ovid, and Horace becoming familiar with was Just as talented as William and could have been Just as famous If she had the same opportunities as he did. Instead she was forced to do other duties for her family without any say so for herself. One could easily agree that gender Inequality was a great deficit to the progress for women writing In history. Who knows what great plays would have been written If they were treated fairly.
In Search of a Room of Ones Own By triceratops blew to receive a daily education, because during that time the family would always give the privileges of education to the son in the family. The father believed money grammar and structure elements. This greatly benefited William over Judith. Judith was Just as talented as William and could have been Just as famous if she had the family without any say so for herself. One could easily agree that gender inequality was a great deficit to the progress for women writing in history. Who knows what great plays would have been written if they were treated fairly.