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Lady Susan by Jane Austen

Title: Lady Susan
Author: Jane Austen
Original Publication Date: 1871
Genre: satire, classic, epistolary novel

Embarrassing confession time. Though I’d consider myself a pretty big Jane Austen fan, I have a dirty little secret. 765 more words

Book Reviews

Love & Friendship

An exquisitely elegant Austen adaptation

Love & Friendship is an adaptation of a Jane Austen novella entitled Lady Susan, written in 1794 but not published until 1871. 578 more words

Film Review

REVIEW: Love & Friendship

Period pieces, particularly ones set in Victorian-era England, are a well-documented displeasure of mine. Whit Stillman’s “Love & Friendship,” however, represents one such film that did not entirely rub me the wrong way. 279 more words

Movie Reviews

Reimagining Austen's Pride and Prejudice

My first copy of Price and Prejudice was a ratty old Dover edition that I shared with my sisters. It’s one of those books that beg to be read over and over again, and each time I pick it up, I fall in love with both Lizzie and Darcy as if for the first time. 1,695 more words


Film Review: "Love & Friendship" (2016) ★★★★

LOVE & FRIENDSHIP opens May 27 in Toronto (Varsity) and Vancouver (Fifth Avenue)!

Winnipeg, Calgary, Edmonton and Victoria, and throughout the spring in other cities. 465 more words

Movie Reviews

Love and Friendship

I’ve been anxiously awaiting Love and Friendship ever since hearing that Kate Beckinsale and Chloë Sevigny would be again teaming up with Whit Stillman.  Their last project together… 584 more words

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