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Auntie SparkNotes: I Think About Marrying Everyone I Meet

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 25, 2013
Dear Auntie, I could try to explain my problem, but I think Jane Austen sums up my situation perfectly: "A lady's imagination is very... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Think About Marrying Everyone I Meet

What Should Pride and Prejudice Become Next?

By Melissa AlbertFebruary 20, 2013
First, it was a book. Then came the movie and TV adaptations. Then it was... More  →
What Should Pride and Prejudice Become Next?

Happy 200th Anniversary, Pride and Prejudice!

By Jennifer GrudzieckiJanuary 28, 2013
Today is a very special day in the history of literature: it's the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice. In... More  →
Happy 200th Anniversary, Pride and Prejudice!

Moby Dick in Space: Modern Movies Based on Literary Classics

By Vadim NewquistOctober 8, 2012
Herman Melville's classic tale of revenge and whale blubber is about to get the old Hollywood reboot treatment in a big way.... More  →
Moby Dick in Space: Modern Movies Based on Literary Classics

What's Your English Gentry Name?

By ContributorJuly 19, 2012
Whether you prefer a little Jane Austen or Downton Abbey, everyone loves the elegance and sophistication of the English gentry.... More  →
What's Your English Gentry Name?

Is Jane Austen YOUR Homegirl?

By Jennifer GrudzieckiJune 25, 2012
Do you love Jane Austen? Do you wish you could live at Downton Abbey? Then this video is for you! Our favorite... More  →
Is Jane Austen YOUR Homegirl?

The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

By Jennifer GrudzieckiMay 17, 2012
We didn't know what we were missing when JustToBeQuiet sent us the link to this YouTube series, but ever since... More  →
The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

V.S. Naipaul Is a Moron

By Miss MarmJune 3, 2011
Famed grumpypants V.S. Naipaul, whose novel A Bend in the River makes us violently sleepy, thinks Jane Austen—and all women!—are sentimental ninnies. As... More  →
V.S. Naipaul Is a Moron

Emma Woodhouse Knows How to Treat a Man

By ContributorMay 5, 2011
enthusiasm&austen gets her dating tips from the works of Jane Austen. Today's featured character: Emma! —Sparkitors All... More  →
Emma Woodhouse Knows How to Treat a Man

Jane Austen Is Throwing Punches

By Jennifer GrudzieckiMay 3, 2011
Have you ever wanted to see Lizzy Bennett beat people up? Admit it, you have. Who wouldn't? And here is your ... More  →
Jane Austen Is Throwing Punches