Posted by: rearadmiral | April 25, 2016

4/25 April Jane Austen showers

A great modern Persuasion!…/romance-novels-badly…
Are most romance novels badly written?
Curtis Sittenfeld, whose new novel is an update of Pride and Prejudice, has annoyed writers by criticising the…

Except for the old-fashioned BBC sets and lighting, this is an excellent adaptation. Here’s a fan’s summary of clips from the mini-series.

“Pride and Prejudice” (1980) fan video, Rintoul, Garvie
Downloadable version at: A fan video for the 1980…

The Jane Austen Society of Ireland
April 23 at 4:55am ·
Jane Austen loved Shakespeare – and for her sake and ours, we remember the Bard today on the 400th anniversary of his death.

Sense & Sensibility (Ang Lee) clip – Kate Winslet
Sense & Sensibility – USA/UK (1995) director: Ang Lee writer: Emma Thompson (based on the novel by Jane Austen) clip: Marianne (Kate Winslet) endless…


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