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The Women of Jane Austen

01/06/2022 | 18m 33s

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Elizabeth Bennet. Emma Woodhouse. Marianne Dashwood. Jane Austen has been responsible for creating some of the most frequently adapted and analyzed women in the English literary language. These women reveal to us Jane Austen's insight into her growth as an author her politics, and just how she feels about what makes a girlboss and #girlboss.

Aired: 01/06/22 | Rating: NR

Made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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