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Jane Austen is one of my all-time favourite authors and I love the Georgian Period in British History, so I've decided to share my passion with you all and talk to you about different subjects surrounding Jane Austen. The episodes will be weekly (hopefully, I have a health issue so it might not always be exact) and they will break down into a few different categories:A History of England by a Partial, Prejudiced and Ignorant Historian. (General Georgian\Regency history)A. Lady (Jane's Life)There is No Enjoyment Like Reading (Jane's Novels)News Flash (Jane in the news and popular discussions)The Reel Jane Austen (Jane's books on film)This podcast is just a bit of fun to give me a nice project to work on, so I hope you enjoy it. Your faithful servant, The Author

The Addicted Austenite Catherine Price

    • Arts
    • 4.5 • 2 Ratings

Jane Austen is one of my all-time favourite authors and I love the Georgian Period in British History, so I've decided to share my passion with you all and talk to you about different subjects surrounding Jane Austen. The episodes will be weekly (hopefully, I have a health issue so it might not always be exact) and they will break down into a few different categories:A History of England by a Partial, Prejudiced and Ignorant Historian. (General Georgian\Regency history)A. Lady (Jane's Life)There is No Enjoyment Like Reading (Jane's Novels)News Flash (Jane in the news and popular discussions)The Reel Jane Austen (Jane's books on film)This podcast is just a bit of fun to give me a nice project to work on, so I hope you enjoy it. Your faithful servant, The Author

    Goodbye and Good Riddance Smallpox!

    Goodbye and Good Riddance Smallpox!

    The next major historical event on our Addicted Austenite list is Edward Jenner and his Smallpox vaccine. 

    • 16 min
    A Vindication on the Importance of Mary Wollstonecraft

    A Vindication on the Importance of Mary Wollstonecraft

    This episode explores the historical importance of Mary Wollstonecraft's writing and publishing A Vindication on the Rights of Woman and the parallels we can see in Jane Austen's own writing. 

    • 27 min
    Oh, Just One More Revolution

    Oh, Just One More Revolution

    This long-overdue episode is about the industrial revolution of the late 17- early 1800s and where we see it in Jane's novels.

    • 17 min
    Une Autre Révolution

    Une Autre Révolution

    This episode looks at the French Revolution and how it affected Jane's family.

    • 21 min
    An Australian Adventure

    An Australian Adventure

    Diving further into the historical context of Jane's novels, this episode looks at the Australian Penal Colony set up in 1788.

    • 25 min
    Around the World With Captain Cook

    Around the World With Captain Cook

    Continuing important historical events in Jane's life, this episode looks at the voyages of Captain Cook and the 'mysterious' way he died.

    • 21 min

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