I have been rather pleased by the amount of Jane Austen in my life today. I can’t think of a better pick-me-up/ pre-returning-to-school binge than Jane Austen. After all, she was my very first classic literature and I’ve been in love ever since. Pride and Prejudice was the first movie I ever watched with my fiance when … More A whole lotta Jane Austen in my life
Move over Colin Firth, Lifetime is reportedly looking at adapting a modern-day version of “Pride and Prejudice” for the small screen, to be produced by Jennifer Love Hewitt. Jennifer Love Hewitt Developing Modern-Day ‘Pride And Prejudice’ For Lifetime First of all, you DO NOT tell Colin Firth to move over. Secondly, I hope that Lifetime … More Lifetime takes on P&P
If your Own Personal Jane was a modest little lady writing only to amuse herself and her family, sorry to disappoint. Austen may be many things to many people, but she was always about good sense: personal, social, and fiscal. Don’t rush to judgment, she councils. Listen before you speak. Respect community and individuals, both. Get some … More Literary Politics… What?