What I discovered in my research and endeavored to prove in my essay, is that time in ‘Pride and Prejudice' is prejudice.
Austen focuses a female gender lens on time to highlight the lack of autonomous movement a woman really had in the nineteenth century.”“Mindy's essay is an outstanding example of research and literary analysis.
“Webster has an outstanding English Department that supports their students, cares about them personally, and believes in their capabilities.
They pushed me, and I'm very grateful that they did.”Mindy Sansoucie graduated from Webster in May with a BA in Creative Writing and a minor in Psychology.
Tim Bullamore also set up shop in the corner to show off his fabulous Jane Austen's Regency World Magazine.
14, the Los Angeles Review of Books published “Jane Austen—Feminist Icon,” an essay on Mansfield Park (among other things) by JASNA-St L member and former University of Missouri—Columbia professor Devoney Looser.“Sheila was an invaluable resource while completing my essay.She led classroom discussions that opened up additional avenues of research and helped me to realize the many interpretations readers pull from Austen,” said Sansoucie.She is currently working at The Missourian newspaper in the classified advertising department and hopes to continue to work in the publishing industry. Susan Allen Ford, Professor Emerita at Delta State University. Ford earned a bachelor’s degree from Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio, and the M. Four times between 20, she was recognized by the Jane Austen Society of North America as mentor of winners in their student essay contest. The author of many articles on Jane Austen and her contemporaries, the Gothic, detective fiction, and Shakespeare, Prof. She also represents Delta State on the Board of the University Press of Mississippi. Since 2006, Ford has served as editor of the journals of the Jane Austen Society of North America, Persuasions and Persuasions On-Line.Sansoucie and two others in the class decided to take the assignment one step further and submit their work to the JASNA essay contest.“To participate in JASNA's contest, the essay topic had to include the theme of time in Austen's ‘Pride and Prejudice,'” said Sansoucie.“I noticed that the movements of the female characters were directly related to those of the male characters; they can't move without a male moving first.The event closed, as the best events do, with cake and shopping.The Emporium was graced by the presence of Pittsburgh's Bohemian Belle historical costume shop, as well as a large display by locally owned Jane Austen Books.