Essay/excerpt about Jane Austen including: her life, previous Austen biographies re: their sources, problems with documentation, her letters, and also the large influence of media/adaptations of Austen’s books, and various other subjects.  Little bit long for standalone excerpt/essay — via the site — Lithub — Excerpt from the book: Jane Austen The Secret Radical by Helena Kelly — URL: http://lithub.com/the-many-ways-in-which-we-are-wrong-about-jane-austen/

And a little update  — the ladies/folks, over at Jezebel.com are also kicking around some theories about this coming book as well as — Sense and Sensibility and Mary Wollstonecraft’s Vindication of the Rights of Women.

Here is the URL/Link– http://pictorial.jezebel.com/dont-forget-your-mary-wollstonecraft-while-reading-jane-1795220001 —

 

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