Analysis of Female Consciousness in Jane Austen’s Works
Available Online 17 December 2020.
- 10.2991/assehr.k.201215.456How to use a DOI?
- Jane Austen, female consciousness, Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice
Jane Austen is the most important and most famous female writer during the 18th and 19th centuries in British history. She has written 6 novels during her whole life based on her own life experiences and her own understanding of women’s love and marriage. Most of the novels she has written are world-famous and have attracted millions of readers. In her works, Jane Austen has created various different female characters with different personalities and experiences. From their stories, we can see that even under the pressure of patriarchal authority at that time, many women began to pursue their true love and independent social status. The awakening of female consciousness in Jane Austen’s works can be clearly seen.
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TY - CONF AU - Xiaoxi Cui PY - 2020 DA - 2020/12/17 TI - Analysis of Female Consciousness in Jane Austen’s Works BT - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Literature, Art and Human Development (ICLAHD 2020) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 361 EP - 364 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.201215.456 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.201215.456 ID - Cui2020 ER -