Vera Brittain

(1893—1970) writer

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writer, pacifist, and feminist. Her autobiographical Testament of Youth (1933) is a moving account of her girlhood and struggle for education and of her war experiences. She formed a close friendship with Winifred Holtby, recorded in Testament of Friendship (1940). She also published various volumes of poetry, fiction, essays, etc.

Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards).

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