Bachelor of Arts in English
Cynthia Scheinberg, Ph.D.
In Jane Austen’s novel Northanger Abbev characters embodv ideas about the importance of reading diverse literary genres. Specifically, her Innovative use of character reveals the value of women's reading in different genres for their own moral development, indirect reaction against traditional gender roles of Austen’s time.
Henderson, Alison, "Employing Character: Jane Austen and the Reading Woman" (2022). English Theses. 16.