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Games Podcasts

We Answer Your Most Ardent Questions About 'Pride and Prejudice'

We thought we covered everything. We were wrong.
Rob Zacny

Lizzie Bennett Destroys Lady Catherine de Bourgh With Facts and Logic

Classist reactionary left speechless when feminist hero reminds her she's a gentleman's daughter.
Rob Zacny
Be Good and Rewatch It

The 2009 'Emma' Adaptation Understands Austen Is Critiquing Class

Like a long walk up a hill and an awkward picnic with our romantic rivals, Waypoint's journey into the world of Jane Austen continues.
Waypoint Staff

Lydia Bennett Wasn't Wrong, But That Doesn't Make Her Right

Or, 'Pride and Prejudice' Rewatch Finale Part the First
Rob Zacny

1995's BBC 'Pride & Prejudice' Is Full of Forgotten Nuance

The worst people are better than we remember, the best are not as good as we thought.
Rob Zacny

'Clueless' Is Still Much Smarter, and More Conservative, Than It Seems

Two permits do not equal a license, and other lessons.
Rob Zacny

The Totally Enduring Legacy of 'Clueless'

Amy Heckerling's iconic retelling of Jane Austen's "Emma" remains timeless for its inventive language, deftly created characters, and iconic costume design.
Rod Bastanmehr

Nothing Matches the Glory of a Bad British Picnic

As long as there is breath in my body and ants in my gusset I shall have my picnics surrounded by dog-chewed tennis balls and rusting bottle tops, feasting on half-crushed Twiglets beneath a dusty British sun.
Nell Frizzell

Meryton Revisited

Photos by Rory DCS and styling by Bertie Brandes and Charlotte Roberts.
Rory DCS
The Fiction Issue 2013

Bitches Be Writing: A History

The first important modern writer with a vagina emerged out of nowhere, with an exaggerated, hyperbolic diary she called <i>Pride and Prejudice</i>, written when she was just 21 years old. As a result, universities all over the place now have feminist...
Kara Crabb
Motherboard Blog

Top 5 Literature/Game Crossovers We Want To See

When Electronic Arts announced their videogame adaptation of _Dante's Inferno_ a couple years back, the English majors among us had a bit of a tantrum. Maybe it had to do with the fact that the game began to out-rank The Divine Comedy on "Google...
Janus Rose