Jane Austen

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Austen’s power

April 3, 2020 6:56 pm

Miss Austen by Gill Hornby reviewed

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Some of the best Austen adaptations are the most unfaithful

February 17, 2020 11:23 am

Undoubtedly the freshest version of Emma was the one that looks least like it: Clueless

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Eggs and hard liquor: Spectator writers serve up their favorite literary meals

December 25, 2019 8:59 am

Our own age has good reason to sigh over the unrepentant enjoyment that mid-20th century America managed so well