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In 1852, George Henry Lewes, the literary critic, sometime novelist, amateur scientist, and all-round man of letters, contributed an essay to the Westminster Review titled "The Lady Novelists.

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. (0)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 3:17 pm
Mrs. Gaskell's book Cranford was such a nod to Austin in letting write about what was actually out there; who were the jerks, who needed to be taken down, who needed to be exposed.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 4:24 pm
Noted. Thanks.

Carol H (229)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 5:16 pm
noted, thanks

Jane Mckenzie (20)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 11:52 pm
Jane Austen still going strong today!

P A (117)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 6:22 am
Excellent article - very enjoyable - thanks so much Carrie!

Past Member (0)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 11:11 am
Interesting viewpoint -really enjoy such postings.

Farah Hage Ali (153)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 12:30 pm
noted, thank you

Melania P (122)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 1:48 pm

Jason S (50)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 6:17 pm
good posting, thanks

Jason S (50)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 6:17 pm
good posting, thanks

Elizabeth M (65)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 7:17 pm
Very interesting article. Thank you for posting Carrie.
Love Jane Austen!

Bonnie M (22)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 4:28 pm
Thank you for posting this- truly inspirational for all women writers-then and till now and to the future.
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