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The Brontë Sisters in Other Wor(l)dsIt is said at the very beginning of the introduction to The Brontë sisters in Other Worl(l)ds:
Editors: Qi, S., Padgett, J. (Eds.)
Ever since their first publications in the late 1840s, the works of the Brontë sisters (Charlotte, Emily, and Anne) have inspired countless literary adaptations (novels, dramas, short stories), musical works (settings of songs and poems, musicals, libretti, operas), films, ballets, art works, literary criticism, translations, and even comic books. The reception of the works of the Brontë sisters in Europe and the United States has drawn extensive scholarly attention. However, much needed scholarship on their position in other wor(l)ds—languages and cultures—remains to be done.