Posted by: rearadmiral | April 25, 2016

4/25 April Jane Austen showers

A great modern Persuasion!

https://www.facebook.com/events/585486424942741/

http://www.theguardian.com/…/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…
THEGUARDIAN.COM|BY ALISON FLOOD

http://www.bookishbuzz.com/2016/04/the-worlds-most-beautiful-library-is-in.html

http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/books/features/william-shakespeare-400th-anniversary-60-everyday-words-and-phrases-you-never-knew-came-from-the-a6975111.html

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: http://www.sweeney3296.info/fan-music-videos/elvira/index.html A fan video for the 1980…
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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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https://janeausteninvermont.wordpress.com/2016/04/23/visiting-the-emma-at-200-exhibition-at-chawton-house-library-guest-post-by-tony-grant/

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