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Why Jane Austen’s work endures, on the page and screen

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Jane Austen completed six full-length novels. And today, more than two centuries later, those novels are all still present in our culture.

This hour, a look at Austen’s life and work, the world of Janeites, and the many film and television adaptations of her work.


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Colin McEnroe, Anya Grondalski, Jonathan McNicol, and Cat Pastor contributed to this show, which originally aired July 28, 2022.

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