Global Jane Austen: Pleasure, Passion, and Possessiveness in the Jane Austen Community.
Jane Austen devotees are found across the globe. Her works have transcended her language, time, and culture, and have been adapted, filmed, rewritten, and possessed in numerous ways. Essays include topics like teaching Austen in a Communist country, Austen and the Ironic Postmodern Identity, etc. There are 17 essays, some with multiple authors. Some familiar names, some new. Every serious scholar and college library will want this book. Palgrave Macmillan. Hb. 2013. NEW. $75.00