Here are some Internet stories you may have missed:
Is ‘Persuasion’ the Jane Austen story we all need right now? – The Christian Science Monitor
The books that shaped me: Susanna Clarke – Good Housekeeping
Clarke won the Women’s Prize for Fiction 2021 for her novel Piranesi, see which Austen novel she mentions in this interview.
‘Kicking Ass in a Corset’: new/old take on leadership – Forest Park Review
Oak Park, Jane Austen inspire women’s leadership principles
What it is like to live on one of Bath’s steepest streets – Somerset Live
People are rumoured to have used it as a ski slope.
BEDLAM’s PERSUASION Announces New Opening Date – Broadway World
PERSUASION, a new play by Sarah Rose Kearns adapted from the novel by Jane Austen and directed by Eric Tucker, will now be opening on Tuesday, September 28, 2021.
Yale student presents a virtual exhibit on Jane Austen’s ‘Pride and Prejudice’ – Yale Daily News
As the University’s safety regulations still pose a challenge to in-person events, one student presents her online exhibit on the publishing history of Austen’s classic novel.
The best literary locations to explore…by boat – Yachting Monthly
Explore 10 literary locations in the UK and Ireland and discover the anchorages, harbours, islands and costal towns which inspired writers to put pen to paper
From Austen to Wharton – MV Times
Delving into classic stories with a local book group