J is for Jane Eyre
What a delightful change from sombre selections in the previous days!
Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre is on my bookshelf and is an absolute must read! 316 more words
Being (I guess) a morose kind of person, I spent a large chunk of my time in graduate school researching tragedy. I was specifically interested in the concept of gendered tragedy in George Eliot’s novels—a kind of tragedy in which the protagonist’s agency is always already radically curtailed by virtue of her sex. 1,744 more words
Orbit Books’ Creative Director explains how being a woman informs her approach to creating cover art. And the difference between being sexual and sexualized… 91 more words
The moral and religious milieu of the West has for a long time been drifting away from biblical standards. The chasm has grown so large that it seems impassable, with many who claim to be Christian unable to articulate what the Bible actually says about major matters of faith and doctrine, much less able to identify the minor scriptural allusion I included in this sentence. 423 more words