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Janeites

Austen"s disciples and devotees

by Deidre Lynch

  • 271 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: 19th century,
  • Reading interests,
  • History,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Women and literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • British Isles,
  • History and criticism,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Women Authors,
  • British Literature,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Austen, Jane,,
  • 1775-1817,
  • 19th century,
  • England,
  • Love stories, English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7757241M
    ISBN 100691050066
    ISBN 109780691050065

    Janeite definition is - an enthusiastic admirer of Jane Austen's writings. Explore Book Clubs For all you book-lovers: Berlin Book Swap (and more) Downtown Jane Austen Meetup- For Janeites and Newbies Alike! Janeites Cambridge Fiction Book Club* Cambridge Fiction Book Club*.

      Anyhow, into the trenches. Our discussion was inspired by Rudyard Kipling’s short story “The Janeites”, first published in It’s a little tricky to read, being peppered with Cockney voices, but it’s worth the effort – and not just for Janeites. It is set in a London Masonic Lodge in , during a weekly clean-up of the premises. The word Janeite has been used by people who love the works of Jane r, it can also be used to show disapproval. Claudia Johnson says that Janeitism is "the self-consciously idolatrous enthusiasm (love) for 'Jane' and every detail relative to her (about her)".. Janeitism did not begin until after J. E. Austen-Leigh published A Memoir of Jane Austen in Family and people: Cassandra Austen, Charles Austen, .

      In the beginning, Janeites were something like an especially enthusiastic book club. They changed as Austen's work got canonized and exported, but at first they were chiefly English men. In "The Janeites," Kipling tells of a group of soldiers who are also Masons. They have formed a shadow Masonic lodge based on their deep admiration and extensive knowledge of Jane Austen's novels, which are a source of consolation and support as they undergo the horrors of World War I trench warfare.


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"Janeites is a groundbreaking book."Devoney Looser, Eighteenth-Century Studies "Written with much scholarly dedication and good humor Accessible, well documented, carefully written generally argot-free, and convincing.", Choice4/5(3).

Kipling's works of fiction include The Jungle Book (), Kim (), and many short stories, including The Man Who Would Be King (). His poems include Mandalay (), Gunga Din (), The /5. Part chronicle of a vibrant literary community, part memoir of a lifelong love, Among Janeites book Janeites is a funny, touching meditation on the nature of fandom.

Read more Read less Length: pages/5(60). "Janeites illuminates the reception of Jane Austen over the past couple of centuries, discovering along the way dimensions quite foreign to the quietest Regency theme park that middlebrow culture has recently made of her.

The genealogy of this domesticated Jane is examined by several of the essays, but so are those of many other Janes as well. The Janeites – Rudyard Kipling’s Short Story Rudyard Kipling’s short story entitled “The Janeites”, about a group of World War I soldiers who were secretly fans of Austen’s novels.

This short story is often cited as the place from where the term Janeite came. A lined journal for the Janeites Fans of Jane Austen will enjoy writing their life story alongside the wit and wisdom of their favorite author. "x", pages, paperback. This is one of seven Janeite journals in this collection "Her own thoughts and reflections were habitually her best companions.".

Philip Mason [, p. ] placed “The Janeites” in the second rank of Kipling’s stories, on his “reserve team”. But later [p. ] he confessed: “I am irritated by the characters’ habit of referring to Miss Austen as if she were a popular barmaid.

And this third or Janeites book secret society is. B alboa Park’s House of England, December Many of the other Janeites dressed in legit regency attire.

I did my best with an empire-waist maxi dress. I felt awkward at first, but then began to settle in. Women, and a few men, mingled with tea cups, while trying to guess each other’s assigned character persona.

The Jane Austen Centre, situated in the bustling historic town of Bath, is a treasure trove for any Jane Austen fan passing through.

Regency Period Fashions. Fashion was just one major aspect of life during the Regency Period in England during the time that Jane Austen wrote her works. Read It Online: The Six Works of Jane g: Janeites. "The Janeites" A still-bewildered old soldier recalls how he came to join a 'secret society' of Jane Austen admirers and gives his own unique take on her oeuvre "The Prophet and the Country" A stranded motorist meets an exiled American who explains his passionate objection.

Among the Janeites is a work of journalism, and as such Yaffe has written an entertaining and fun book. She uses a handful of stories about various Austen-lovers, including herself, to show the depth and variance of the love surrounding the author immediately associated with /5.

A new release this August, this book explores the England of Austen's day: including medicinal leeches, selling wives in the marketplace, and buying smuggled gin. This is fascinating reading for any classical fiction or history enthusiast. And for Janeites. It's an essential guide to getting your Austenian life accurate to the last detail.

Janeites is a groundbreaking book. Eighteenth-Century Studies - Devoney Looser Although Janeite s is written by professionals and thus, perhaps, is not for every amateur enthusiast, anyone who can read Jane Austen's sophisticated prose will be able to read these : $ IN the Lodge of Instruction attached to ‘Faith and Works No.

E.C.,’ which has already been described, Saturday afternoon was appointed for the weekly clean-up, when all visiting Brethren were welcome to help under the direction of the Lodge Officer of the day: their reward was light refreshment and the meeting of companions.

This particular afternoon—in the autumn of ’ The Janeites () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books.

The Kitchen Book Marking the final book, this provides complete closure to the series overall, wrapping up all the loose ends, whilst also offering a farewell to the ever intrepid Inspector. Book Series In Order» Authors» Nicolas Freeling. BOOK. Get this from a library. The Janeites. [Nicolas Freeling] -- "A man still as young and robust as William might get cancer, and a doctor like Raymond find Jane Austen better treatment than chemicals.

But who beat him up on a dark street. Who set the house on. J ane Austen fans are a devoted bunch. True “Janeites” tend to travel widely to celebrate their favourite author, most often to Bath for the Jane Austen on the other side of the.

Rudyard Kipling's short story The Janeites describes a group of soldiers brought together by their passion for the works of Austen. And in our case Indie Janeites!” -Jessica Melendez & Nancy Kelley; Indie Jane “I never thought to differentiate.

I think most people use both, but the preferred term for many is Janeites, I suppose I think I use Austenites in my posts a good bit, but I use both.”. The answer, of course, was research for that book the Jane Austen tarot cards had urged me to write. If I was going to discover what made my fellow Janeites tick, if I was going to experience the Janeite world in all its glorious diversity, I would have to immerse myself in aspects of the fandom that had never appealed to me/5(8).

Books blog Jane Austen Sanditon: why are Austen fans so enraged by Andrew Davies' ending? ITV’s dramatisation of the unfinished novel has offended the sensibilities of many Janeites.Among the Janeites: A Journey Through the World of Jane Austen Fandom brings to life ordinary people who just happen to be crazy about Jane Austen.

Part memoir, part journalism, Among the Janeites is a book for anyone who’s ever fallen in love with literature.Drunk Austen - Drunk Janeites has 4, members. For fans of Drunk Austen, Jane Austen, books, booze and anything Regency related. Social Learning Group.