What Matters in Jane Austen?
12:00 – 13:00
'Ever insightful... wholly satisfying'
John Mullan is Professor of English at UCL. He writes the regular 'Guardian Book Club' column on fiction in the Guardian and frequently appears on the BBC's Review Show. He was a judge of the 'Best of the Booker Prize' in 2008 and a judge of the Man Booker Prize itself in 2009. He has lectured widely on Jane Austen in the UK and also in the US, and makes regular appearances at UK literary festivals. His books include How Novels Work and Anonymity: A Secret History of English Literature.
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