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PICS: How fans celebrated Jane Austen's legacy in England

PICS: How fans celebrated Jane Austen's legacy in England

People dressed up in period costumes to show their love for the noted author. The event marked the start of a 10-day Jane Austen festival that celebrates the 19th century author who lived in the city from 1801 to 1806. This year, the annual event coincided with the 200th anniversary of 19th century author's death. It saw hundreds of people parade through city centre streets dressed in Regency costume. Here are some glimpses of the festival. Participants dressed as characters from the ..., 1 month ago

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New plastic Jane Austen 10-pound note launched in Britain

In Britain, a new plastic 10 pound note featuring renowned author Jane Austen has gone into circulation.Austen is the first female writer to feature on a British banknote, replacing a paper 10 pound note which featured a portrait of naturalist Charles Darwin.
 News on Air1 month ago Everyone was confused when British MP Andrea Leadsom called Jane Austen ‘one of our greatest LIVING authors’  Breaking News2 months ago Jane Austen's curious banking story makes her an apt face for the £10 note  catchnews.com2 months ago

Jane Austen's city: Roman-built baths and elegant spas still entice

"I like our situation very much," wrote English novelist Jane Austen in a letter to her sister Cassandra describing the profound impact that Bath had upon her first visit.Better known as the city of spas, Bath, embellished with Roman and Georgian-styled ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

Jane Austen banknote goes into circulation in Britain

The first ever British banknote to contain a portrait of a female went into circulation on Thursday, the Bank of England announced. The new tamper-proof ten pound note features the famous English novelist Jane Austen.
 Business Standard1 month ago

Jane Austen

Give a girl an education, and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well, without further expense to anybody.
 Jal News3 hours ago

Mixing Kafka with Jane Austen: Ishiguro wins literature Nobel

Kazuo Ishiguro, the British author of “The Remains of the Day”, won the Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday for a run of “exquisite” novels that the award body said mixed Franz Kafka with Jane Austen. The 62-year-old writer called ...
 Reuters1 week ago Meet the 2017 Nobel winner for Literature: British author Kazuo Ishiguro  catchnews.com1 week ago
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ITV to make 'less bonnet-y' Pride and Prejudice, bringing out Jane Austen's dark side

The BBC's 1995 Pride and Prejudice, featuring bonnets
 The Telegraph UK2 months ago
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Calling all Jane Austen fans! There is going to be a ball to celebrate her 200th year

During the three-course dinner, a performance of scenes from esteemed actors of Austen's greatest dramas by Classic Times Theatre Company.
 Breaking News2 months ago

Bareilly Ki Barfi movie review: Watch it for a good laugh

A young woman from Bareilly Bitti Mishra (Kriti Sanon), who is apne mammi ki beti and papa k a beta, is looking for someone who understands her. Rejected by many men, she finally finds her ideal man in an author who has written a character a lot like herself.
 catchnews.com1 month ago
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