The Real Jane Austen: A Life in Small Things1 Comments
Issue 3796 31st Jan 2013
As the Listener Book Club resumes with a month-long look at Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice on the 200th anniversary of its first publication, biographer Paula Byrne tackles the myth of the “interesting little spinster”.
Interview: Titanic Lives author Richard Davenport-HinesSubscriber content
Issue 3754 21st Apr 2012
The sinking of the Titanic has parallels for today’s masters of the universe, with their misplaced faith in technology and “the market”, says the author of a new book about the disaster.