Flirting With Pride And Prejudice: Fresh Perspectives On The Original Chick Lit Masterpiece

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Jennifer Crusie, Glenn Yeffeth
BenBella Books, Inc., 11 août 2005 - 230 pages
One of fiction's most well-loved novels, this 19th-century classic continues to capture the hearts of contemporary readers with its notions of marriage, dating, and romance. Leading authors in the area of women's literature and romance contribute to this fresh collection of essays on everything from Lydia's scandalous marriage to George Wickham to the female-dominated Bennett household and the emphasis placed on courtship and marriage. Contributors include Jo Beverly, Alesia Holliday, Mercedes Lackey, Joyce Millman, and Jill Winters. This compilation is an excellent companion for both those new to Jane Austen and well-versed Austen-philes.
 

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Flirting with Pride & Prejudice : Fresh Perspectives on the Original Chick-Lit Masterpiece (Smart Pop series)

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Edited by best-selling romance author Crusie, this intriguing collection of opinion pieces and creative short works from a variety of contributors (many of whom are popular romance authors) focuses on ... Consulter l'avis complet

Table des matières

Does this petticoat make me look fat?
7
A Little Friendly Advice
13
HighClass Problems
19
A World at War
27
Gold Diggers of 1813
33
Any Way You Slice It
43
jane Austen and the Masturbating Critic
51
The Original ChickLit Masterpiece
63
My Firth Love
113
Not Precisely Pride
125
Georgiana
133
Charlottes Side of the Story
147
The Secret Life of Mary
159
Lord Byron and Miss A
171
Pride and Prejudice With Cell Phones
183
Bennets and Bingleys and Bitches Oh My
193

Plenty of Pride and Prejudice to Go Around
71
Elizabeth On the Roof
79
Bride and Prejudice
87
Times and Tenors
97
My Darling Mr Darcy
107
The Reality Show
199
The Evolution of Envy
211
Jane and Me
219
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À propos de l'auteur (2005)

Jennifer Crusieis aNew York Timesbestselling women's fiction writer and the author ofBet Me,Faking It,Fast Women, andWelcome to Temptation. She holds an MA in feminist criticism and an MFA in fiction. She lives in Southern Ohio. For more information on Jenny, go to www.jennycrusie.com.

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