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The Brontës in the popular culture



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The decision of the Bradford Council of closing down the Visitor Centre in Haworth (and also the ones in Ilkley and Saltaire) is discussed in The Telegraph & Argus:Bradford Council has placed the future of its four visitor information centre...

So Magnificent An Ocean

on Jul 23, 2017 in: Theatre

The Brontë birthplace is not the only property on the market with Brontë connections. The Sunday Times lists another one:No 1 Rockmount is a five-bedroom period house on West End, the coastal road that heads west out of Kilkee, in Co Clare. In June...

New Brontë-related scholar work:Thesis:Folklore and Identity in Jane Eyre and Wuthering HeightsAmy WilsonUnder the Direction of Lindsey Eckert, PhDGeorgia State University, Department of English, 2017Charlotte and Emily Brontë both incorporate folk...

Poor Branwell, even in an article on GQ about sexism in cycling, he appears as an example of patriarchal bias:As an artist, Branwell Brontë wasn't up to much. He was a mediocre painter, as his portrait of his more talented sisters shows, and a lousy...

Bonnets at Dawn

on Jul 22, 2017

This is an ongoing podcast and a crowdfunding project focusing on the eternal Brontë vs Austen (apparent) dichotomy:Bonnets At Dawn (and Instagram)Lauren Burke and Hannah K ChapmanChicago, United StatesAusten vs. Brontë is a literary thunderdo...

A new Portuguese translation of The Tenant of Wildfell Hall has been published in Brazil:A Senhora de Wildfell HallAnne BrontëTranslator: Julia RomeuGrupo Editorial RecordISBN:  9788501080691Filha mais nova da família Brontë, Anne era irmã d...

The Guardian's Country Diary visits North Lees Hall:Organic forces take over Brontë's land of secrets (...)The rain started as I crossed the pasture above North Lees Hall, the model, it is widely accepted, for Thornfield Hall in Charlotte Brontë’...







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