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    Pdf/E–book [Among the Janeites] ´ Deborah Yaffe characters ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Deborah Yaffe A couple years ago when I was in an MFA program at Umass I was taking a walk with A a fellow transmasculine person in the program and talking about my love of Jane Austen A said she'd never read Austen grumbling that she'd always seen Austen as a women's writer or even worse a writer for girls I was dumbstruck

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    summary Among the Janeites Pdf/E–book [Among the Janeites] ´ Deborah Yaffe Deborah Yaffe ´ 0 summary There are Trekkies and Potterheads and Twifans but nothing in the pop culture universe can compare to the passion dedication and eccentricity

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    Pdf/E–book [Among the Janeites] ´ Deborah Yaffe Jane lies in Winchester blessed be her shadePraise the Lord for making her and her for all she madeAnd while the stones of Winchest

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    Pdf/E–book [Among the Janeites] ´ Deborah Yaffe Deborah Yaffe ´ 0 summary summary Among the Janeites Having been a Jane Austen fan for a very long time I was thrilled to receive a copy of this work of nonfiction about the fandom surrounding the beloved author 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 associa

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    summary Among the Janeites Pdf/E–book [Among the Janeites] ´ Deborah Yaffe Deborah Yaffe ´ 0 summary Janeites Somewhere between fun and travesty“Among the Janeites” is in the fun category of reading and oddly enough it also seems to be in the controversial category as well Is the love for Jane Austen a liter

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    Pdf/E–book [Among the Janeites] ´ Deborah Yaffe I loved this book I would re read it and I recommend it for anyone with an interest in Jane Austen and what Jane Austen has become in our current popular cultureI am a lifelong reader of Austen belong to JASNA and am currently the co coordinator of my local regional JASNA chapter I have attended an AGM and I will be atten

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    summary Among the Janeites characters ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Deborah Yaffe Deborah Yaffe ´ 0 summary I must confess at the outset that I have never read one of Jane Austin’s novels Neither have I seen one of the movies based on any of her novels Perhaps I am missing something but with only limited time I choose

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    characters ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Deborah Yaffe Pdf/E–book [Among the Janeites] ´ Deborah Yaffe Deborah Yaffe ´ 0 summary I'm a Janeite and this book made me happy because it is at the same time the most thorough and most respectful review of the modern fandom I've seen We needed an insider to do it right and Deborah Yaffe did a terrific job I couldn't put it downI've posted a longer review on AustenBlog TL;DR Read this book even if you're

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    Pdf/E–book [Among the Janeites] ´ Deborah Yaffe Deborah Yaffe ´ 0 summary summary Among the Janeites I must begin with full disclosure while not a professed Janeite I have read the entire Jane Austen canon in order seen most of the mo

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    Pdf/E–book [Among the Janeites] ´ Deborah Yaffe Are you a janite or are you normal?Some people like Star Trek others Star Wars Me? I like Jane Austen I am a Janeite This book is about Yaffe's exploration of the current fandom of Jane Austen because let's face it if you slap Jane or Darcy'

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Among the Janeites summary Æ 100 Essor whose roller derby nom de skate is Stone Cold Jane Austen Yaffe goes where Janeites gather joining a pilgrimage to historic sites in Britain chatting online with fellow fans and attending the annual ball of the Jane Austen Society of North America in period costume Part chronicle of a vibrant literary community part memoir of a lifelong love Among the Janeites is a funny touching meditation on the nature of fand. I m a Janeite and this book made me happy because it is at the same time the most thorough and most respectful review of the modern fandom I ve seen We needed an insider to do it right and Deborah Yaffe did a terrific job I couldn t put it downI ve posted a longer review on AustenBlog TL DR Read this book even if you re not a Janeite

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Among the Janeites summary Æ 100 For anyone who has ever loved a Jane Austen novel a warm and witty look at the passionate thriving world of Austen fandomThey walk among us in their bonnets and Empire waist gowns clutching their souvenir tote bags and battered paperbacks the Janeites Jane Austen's legion of devoted fans Who are these obsessed admirers whose passion has transformed Austen from classic novelist to pop culture phenomenon Deborah Yaffe j. Jane lies in Winchester blessed be her shadePraise the Lord for making her and her for all she madeAnd while the stones of Winchester or Milson Street remainGlory Love and Honour unto England s JaneRudyard Kipling I ve been an admirer of Jane Austen since my sopho year in college when I read Pride and Prejudice Over the years I ve read and re read all the novels usually turning to them in times of stress when I crave structure and predictability I ve watched the movie and TV adaptations with varying degrees of satisfaction but I ve always preferred the intimacy we shared just she and I as I succumbed yet again to the wry brilliance of her writing She was my private refuge and I guarded the gate with a dogged determination I ve sampled some of the fan lit and found it mostly mediocre Among the Janeites had been recommended to me by than a few Austen acolytes but it wasn t until Degrees of Affection shared the aforementioned tribute from Kipling s poem Jane s Marriage in a discussion group on BookLikes that I felt compelled to dive into the world of Jane Austen fandom And what a world it is According to Deborah Yaffe there is something for everyone Using her training as a journalist she mostly succeeds at describing explaining and celebrating a diverse group of inspired and inspiring Jane Austen groupies She mostly skirts controversy but she manages to provide a detailed description of what goes on under the skirts of Regency women when she decides to attend a ball in costume at the annual convention of the Jane Austen Society of North America She accompanies them to England for their yearly pilgrimage and introduces us to noted scholars experienced Regency fashionistas and than a few cranks Of these my favorite theory places Mr Darcy on the autism spectrum A close second called the Austen Code espouses shadow interpretations for the novels which are rife with sexual impropriety and gross misconduct This all happens long before the zombies ever showed up at Longbourn Ms Yaffe uses humor effectively but she is careful not to mock her subjects She honors them for their commitment for their passion and for their productivity Whether they are penning a seuel tending a blog or hawking tea cozies and t shirts they are all united in the belief as was Sir Rudyard that England s Jane deserves the world s respect and admiration Which leaves me with a conundrum which of my three cats all male has earned the name Emma

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Among the Janeites summary Æ 100 Ournalist and Janeite sets out to answer this uestion exploring the remarkable endurance of Austen's stories the unusual zeal that their author inspires and the striking cross section of lives she has touchedAlong the way Yaffe meets a Florida lawyer with a byzantine theory about hidden subtexts in the novels a writer of Austen fan fiction who found her own Mr Darcy while reimagining Pride and Prejudice and a lit prof. Having been a Jane Austen fan for a very long time I was thrilled to receive a copy of this work of nonfiction about the fandom surrounding the beloved author 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 England s Regency era She doesn t become pedantic by explaining too much that an Austen fan would already know let s face it if you re reading this book you probably are one and she has a nice relatable tone throughout Yaffe s recounting of her experience at a Jane Austen Society of North America convention excites me for my own upcoming trip to one my first ever and I also realized how much I want to read and talk about Austen Mostly though after reading this book I felt happy that I was a part of a fandom that was so interesting Janeites should definitely read this but anyone wanting an insight into how groups of people bond over a certain shared popular culture experience will find this book worthwhile

  • ebook
  • 256
  • Among the Janeites
  • Deborah Yaffe
  • English
  • 23 July 2019
  • 9780547757797