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Flirting with Pride & prejudice : fresh perspectives on the original chick-lit masterpiece

Author: Jennifer Crusie
Publisher: Dallas, Tex. : BenBella Books ; [Chicago] : Distributed by Independent Publishers Group, ©2005.
Series: Smart pop series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Leading authors in the areas of women's literature and romance explore the appeal of Austen's nineteenth century classic and discuss its notions of marriage, dating, feminine characteristics, and romance in such pieces as "Does This Petticoat Make Me Look Fat?' by Beth Kendrick.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Jane Austen; Jane (1775-1817) Austen; Jane Austen
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Crusie
ISBN: 1932100725 9781932100723
OCLC Number: 60651009
Description: 230 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Jennifer Crusie --
Jane as universal social commentator: "Does this petticoat make me look fat?" / Beth Kendrick --
A little friendly advice / Jennifer O'Connell --
High-class problems / Laura Caldwell --
Jane and history: A world at war / Lawrence Watt-Evans --
Gold diggers of 1813 / Jo Beverley --
Jane and academe: Any way you slice it / Elisabeth Fairchild --
Jane Austen and the masturbating critic / Adam Roberts --
The original chick-lit masterpiece / Shanna Swendson --
Plenty of pride and prejudice to go around / Lauren Baratz-Logsted --
Jane and the movies: Elizabeth--
on the roof / Jennifer Coburn --
Bride and prejudice / Laura Resnick --
Times and tenors / Sarah Zettel --
Jane's hero: My darling Mr. Darcy / Teresa Medeiros --
My Firth love / Lani Diane Rich --
Jane's untold stories: Not precisely pride / Mercedes Lackey --
Georgiana / Jane Espenson --
Charlotte's side of the story / Melissa Senate --
The secret life of Mary / Jill Winters --
Lord Byron and Miss A / Cheryl Sawyer --
Jane in the twenty-first century: Pride and prejudice. With cell phones / Michelle Cunnah --
Bennets and Bingleys and bitches. Oh my! / Erin Dailey --
Pride and prejudice : the reality show / Joyce Millman --
The evolution of envy / Alesia Holliday --
Jane and me / Karen Joy Fowler.
Series Title: Smart pop series.
Other Titles: Flirting with Pride and prejudice
Responsibility: edited by Jennifer Crusie with Glenn Yeffeth.
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Featuring contributions from authors in the area of women's literature and romance, this 19th-century book emphasises on courtship and marriage. The contributors include Jo Beverly, Alesia Holliday,  Read more...

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