Jane Barnes at Bronte Parsonage Museum. - Jane Barnes: Looking across Haworth Parish Church graveyard to the Bronte Parsonage Museum 3 (2 hours ago)
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Charlotte Brontë: 200th AnniversaryAt the Pennsylvania State University,
by Nick Holland, writer and biographer
MHM Public Lectures
Wed 7 December 2016,
Brontë Lecture Theatre at 6.30pm
University of Huddersfield
HD1 3DH, United Kingdom
How did Charlotte overcome the prejudices of her time? What were the demons that drove Charlotte on, and that nearly destroyed her? Did she really burn a successor to 'Wuthering Heights' and suppress the publication of Anne's greatest novel for ten years, and if so why? We'll take a look at why Charlotte Brontë was such an important writer then, and why she remains so today.
Penn State Altoona
3000 Ivyside Park, Altoona, PA 16601, USA
Penn State Altoona's English program will offer Senior Seminar presentations on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. in the Fireside Lounge of the Slep Student Center.
1:40 p.m. — Veronica Compton, “To ‘Eyre’ Is to Rebel: The Conflict of Victorian Womanhood in Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre”