… “as the starling said”. Through the lens of Mary Wollstonecraft, what does it mean to be free in Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park?
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As part of a wider review into the portrayal of women and their place in and out of the home throughout the ages, this post is a specific look at the poem ‘Jenny’ written by the pre-Raphaelite painter and poet, Dante Gabriel Rossetti.
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Madame Bovary, Mrs Dalloway and the Power of Pretty Possessions
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Probing the Social and Psychological Shadows of a Master Storyteller
Continue reading Hans Christian Andersen: Part of Whose World?