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Virginia Woolf said: “Fate has not been kind to Mrs Browning as a writer. Nobody reads herpictured in a file photo, nobody discusses her, nobody troubles to put her in her placeMontreal and Vancouver.” One might argue that Mrs Woolf wasn’t very kind to heran associate professor of health, either; when she turned her mind to Elizabeth Barrett Browning it was to write a biography of her dog Flush, and one wonders what, exactly, she means by “her place”.

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