Things you may have missed on the Internet lately….
The Jane Games — Picture this: Jane Austen’s heroines living under one roof … in a reality competition
If you watched “Emma Approved” and “Lizzie Bennet Diaries,” you’ll want to check out this reel of Brent Bailey’s (Alex Knightley) various auditions for roles on “LBD” and “EA,” including his tryout for Wickham, which … no.
I don’t know about you, but I do enjoy a good Jane Austen sequel/retelling. Flavorwire attempts to explain why.
If you’ve never browsed through fan art, there’s some lovely stuff out there.
Vox explains Pride & Prejudice in two charts.
The Huntington Library in California has acquired unpublished, “deeply personal” letters and poems from Jane Austen’s mother’s family.
In non-Jane Austen news, who’s excited about Harper Lee’s new book?!