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Pride and Prejudice anniversary: Jane Austen's Hampshire roots - Telegraph.co.uk

Pride and Prejudice anniversary: Jane Austen's Hampshire roots - Telegraph.co.uk | English KS5 | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Pride and Prejudice anniversary: Jane Austen's Hampshire roots Telegraph.co.uk We are standing under a straggly line of English trees, peering over a two-strand wire fence into an empty Hampshire field.
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Financial tips from 'Pride and Prejudice' and other Austen classics - USA Today - USA TODAY

Financial tips from 'Pride and Prejudice' and other Austen classics - USA Today - USA TODAY | English KS5 | Scoop.it
Financial tips from 'Pride and Prejudice' and other Austen classics - USA Today USA TODAY In Jane Austen's Guide to Thrift, Kathleen Anderson and Susan Jones look to classic works by Jane Austen for wisdom on saving, spending, investing and...
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How reading Jane Austen stimulates your brain

How reading Jane Austen stimulates your brain | English KS5 | Scoop.it

Ms. Phillips, a Fox Chapel native and Michigan State University professor, has received international media coverage for her study mapping the relationship between reading, attention and distraction. She places volunteers inside an MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) scanner, hooks them up to eye-tracking equipment and asks them to read -- on a mirror above them -- the second chapter of "Mansfield Park."


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I believe the next interation of this study should be to compare brain activity from the same group when they are playing Call of Duty etc.!

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Poem by John Donne inspires poetry workshop at Polesworth Abbey - This is Tamworth

Poem by John Donne inspires poetry workshop at Polesworth Abbey - This is Tamworth | English KS5 | Scoop.it
Poem by John Donne inspires poetry workshop at Polesworth Abbey
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Donne wrote his poem in a letter to his good friend, Sir Henry Goodere, who was then the landowner of Polesworth Hall – which became Polesworth Vicarage in the 1930s.
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Duchess of Cambridge is 'very Jane Austen' and has no opinion slams comic ... - Express.co.uk

Duchess of Cambridge is 'very Jane Austen' and has no opinion slams comic ... - Express.co.uk | English KS5 | Scoop.it
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The outspoken BBC Radio 4 host, 54, drew comparisons between Kate and the life of 19th century women depicted by author Jane Austen.
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Being “Stupid” in Jane Austen ~ A Quiz of Sorts | Jane Austen in ...

Being “Stupid” in Jane Austen ~ A Quiz of Sorts | Jane Austen in ... | English KS5 | Scoop.it
“I do not write for such dull elves. As have not a great deal of ingenuity themselves.” – Letters, No. 79. Jane Austen wrote the above to her sister Cassandra on January 29, 1813, the day after Pride and Prejudice is published: ...
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Venturing beyond The Bard for Austen's 'Pride and Prejudice' - Baltimore Sun

Venturing beyond The Bard for Austen's 'Pride and Prejudice' - Baltimore Sun | English KS5 | Scoop.it
Venturing beyond The Bard for Austen's 'Pride and Prejudice' Baltimore Sun At a recent rehearsal of Jon Jory's adaptation of Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice," Boyett-D'Angelo announced the company will soon move to recently acquired space for...
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Book reviews: Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen - by Anja Emerson - Helium

Book reviews: Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen - by Anja Emerson - Helium | English KS5 | Scoop.it
In an elusive and distant past where the major priority was money and social status, the greatest love can originate.
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Jane Austen: Timeless Love Lessons

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Through her witty plotlines, Jane Austen gives us deep insights on courtship and marriage.

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Luke the Evangelist vs. John Donne | Lent Madness

Luke the Evangelist vs. John Donne | Lent Madness | English KS5 | Scoop.it
John Donne's life preached the truth that humans are complex, rich texts. Like the stories in our Holy Scripture, one cannot read the section of Donne's later ordained life as Dean of St. Paul's Cathedral in 17th-century England ...
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Unpopular Opinion: I Don't Like Jane Austen ‹ Feminspire

Unpopular Opinion: I Don't Like Jane Austen ‹ Feminspire | English KS5 | Scoop.it
Mark Twain said it best: “Every time I read 'Pride and Prejudice' I want to dig her up and beat her over the skull with her own shin-bone.” Don't get me wrong. It's not like I hate Jane Austen personally, and I don't judge people ...
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The Jane Austen Society celebrates the 200th Anniversary of 'Pride & Prejudice' - Louisville.com

The Jane Austen Society celebrates the 200th Anniversary of 'Pride & Prejudice' - Louisville.com | English KS5 | Scoop.it
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The Jane Austen Society celebrates the 200th Anniversary of 'Pride & Prejudice'
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This is not a good day for me to write about Jane Austen. Because today I am wearing the high polish space helmet of insanity.
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Jane Austen: Feminine AND Feministy

Jane Austen: Feminine AND Feministy | English KS5 | Scoop.it
In my student's eyes, there's no contradiction between Austen the satirist and Austen the romance writer.
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Jane Austen's work remains as popular as ever in world of literature - Tribune-Review

Jane Austen's work remains as popular as ever in world of literature - Tribune-Review | English KS5 | Scoop.it
Jane Austen's work remains as popular as ever in world of literature Tribune-Review Other speakers will include Carrie Bebris, author of the “Mr. and Mrs.
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Joy Recollected: High School English

Joy Recollected: High School English | English KS5 | Scoop.it
... Hamlet, poetry by Donne and the Cavalier Poets, an excerpt from Gulliver's Travels, an excerpt from Pope's Essay on Man, Oliver Goldsmith's She Stoops to Conquer, Chesterfield's “Letter to his Son,” Thomas Grey's “Elegy in a Country ...
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