Monday, August 6 2012
Why the girls of Twilight and Fifty Shades of Grey can’t stand up to 19th century romantic heroines...
Tuesday, October 15 2013
Meyer Spacks brings a clear-eyed examination of the socioeconomic hierarchies and cultural values of Austen’s time without becoming overly fond of, or resistant to, the ideas of love and romance that run through the novel.
Monday, April 20 2009
This book combines love of ironic bric-a-brac with love of things that can passed off as “indicies of the post-modern condition”, or something similar.
Friday, December 11 2009
Pride and Prejudice, The Scarlet Letter, Wuthering Heights - Penguin Classics [$16.00 each]