Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Aphra Behn

♥ ♥ ♥ Today's Awesome Woman is Aphra Behn (10 July 1640 – 16 April 1689) Novelist, dramatist and spy, she explored female sexuality at a time when it was an unapproachable topic.
Virginia Woolf wrote of her; "All women together, ought to let flowers fall upon the grave of Aphra Behn... for it was she who earned them the right to speak their minds."


Biography of Aphra Behn, Restoration woman writer, author of Oroonoko.
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