Jane Austen Bibliography


Narrative Form, Language, and Style


Anderson, Emily Hodgson. Eighteenth-Century Authorship and the Play of Fiction: Novels and the Theater, Haywood to Austen. Routledge, 2009.


Barchas, Janine. "Very Austen: Accounting for the Language of Emma." Nineteenth-Century Literature, no. 3, 2007.


Chwe, Michael Suk-Young. Jane Austen, Game Theorist. Oxford: Princeton University Press, [2013] (Baltimore, Md.: Project MUSE, 2015), 2013.  http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/polisci/faculty/chwe/austen/


Goss, Erin. "Homespun Gossip: Jane West, Jane Austen, and the Task of Literary Criticism." Eighteenth Century: Theory & Interpretation (University of Pennsylvania Press), vol. 56, no. 2, Summer 2015, pp. 165-177.


Moe, Melina. "Charlotte and Elizabeth: Multiple Modernities in Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice." ELH, vol. 83, no. 4, Winter 2016, pp. 1075-1104.


Murphy, Olivia.  Jane Austen the Reader: The Artist as Critic. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.


Murphy, Olivia. "Rethinking Influence by Reading with Austen." Women's Writing, vol. 20, no. 1, Feb. 2013, pp. 100-114. *

Steiner, Enit Karafili. Jane Austen's Civilized Women: Morality, Gender and the Civilizing Process.  Routledge, 2012.

Tauchert, A. Romancing Jane Austen: Narrative, Realism, and the Possibility of a Happy Ending. London : Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2005.


Tegan, Mary Beth. "Training the Picturesque Eye: The Point of Views in Jane Austen’s Persuasion." Eighteenth Century: Theory & Interpretation (University of Pennsylvania Press), vol. 58, no. 1, Spring 2017, pp. 39-59.


Tieken-Boon van Ostade, Ingrid. In Search of Jane Austen: The Language of the Letters. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014.


Material Realities and Contexts


Barchas, Janine. “Hell-Fire Jane: Austen and the Dashwoods of West Wycombe.” Eighteenth-Century Life, vol. 33, no. 3, 2009, pp. 1–36.


Barchas, Janine. Matters of Fact in Jane Austen: History, Location, and Celebrity. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012.


Barchas, Janine. "Sense, Sensibility, and Soap." Book History (Johns Hopkins University Press), vol. 16, no. 1, Nov. 2013.


Barchas, Janine and Elizabeth Picherit. "Speculations on Spectacles: Jane Austen's Eyeglasses, Mrs. Bates's Spectacles, and John Saunders in Emma." Modern Philology, vol. 115, no. 1, Aug. 2017, pp. 131-143. *


Benis, Toby. "The Neighborhoods of Northanger Abbey." Eighteenth Century: Theory & Interpretation (University of Pennsylvania Press), vol. 56, no. 2, Summer 2015, pp. 179-192.


Britton Wenner, Barbara.  Prospect and Refuge in the Landscape of Jane Austen. Ashgate, 2006.


Byrne, Paula. The Real Jane Austen: A Life in Small Things. Harper Perennial, 2014.


Byrne, Sandie. Jane Austen’s Possessions and Dispossessions: The Significance of Objects.  London: Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2014.


Harris, Jocelyn. “Jane Austen and Celebrity Culture: Shakespeare, Dorothy Jordan and Elizabeth Bennet.” Shakespeare, vol. 6, no. 4, 2010, pp. 410-430.

Harris, Jocelyn. Satire, Celebrity, and Politics in Jane Austen. Bucknell UP and Rowman and Littlefield, 2017.


Knezevich, Ruth and Devoney Looser. "Jane Austen’s Afterlife, West Indian Madams, and the Literary Porter Family: Two New Letters from Charles Austen." Modern Philology, no. 3, 2015.*


Park, You-Me, and Rajsewari Sunder Rajan (eds).  The Postcolonial Jane Austen. Routledge, 2004.


Raw, Laurence and Robert G. Dryden. Global Jane Austen: Pleasure, Passion, and

Possessiveness in the Jane Austen Community. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.


Seeber, Barbara Karolina. Jane Austen and Animals. London : Routledge, 2016.


Southam, B. C. Jane Austen and the Navy. London : Hambledon and London, 2000.

Wenner, Barbara Britton. Prospect and Refuge in the Landscape of Jane Austen. Routledge, 2016.

Wenner, Barbara Britton. "Enclaves of Civility Amidst Clamorous Impertinence": Will as Reflected in the Landscape of 'Emma.'." European Romantic Review, vol. 8, no. 1, Mar. 1997, pp. 95-115. *


White, Gabrielle D. V. Jane Austen in the Context of Abolition: A Fling at the Slave Trade. Basingstoke [England]; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.


White, Laura Mooneyham. Jane Austen's Anglicanism. Routledge, 2011.


Cults, Culture, Adaptations, and Digital Lives


Brosh, Liora. Screening Novel Women: From British Domestic Fiction to Film. Basingstoke [England]; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.


Brownstein, Rachel M. Why Jane Austen? New York: Columbia University Press, 2015.


Dow, Gillian.  Uses of Austen: Jane’s Afterlives. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.


Galperin, William. "Adapting Jane Austen: The Surprising Fidelity of "Clueless." Wordsworth Circle, vol. 42, no. 3, Summer 2011, pp. 187-193.


González Mínguez, María Teresa. "Discussing Jane Austen in the Twenty-First Century: Joe Wright’s Film Adaptation of Pride and Prejudice." Babel A.F.I.A.L, no. 25, Jan. 2016, pp. 19-33.


Johnson, Claudia L. Jane Austen's Cults and Cultures. Chicago, Ill.; London, U.K.: The University of Chicago Press, 2012.


Johnson, Claudia L. "The Divine Miss Jane: Jane Austen, Janeites, and the Discipline of Novel Studies." Boundary 2, vol. 23, Sept. 1996.*


Looser, Devoney.  The Making of Jane Austen. The Johns Hopkins UP, 2017.


Macdonald, Gina and Andrew Macdonald. Jane Austen on Screen. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003.


Mieir, Shauna. Adopting Jane Austen in the Twenty-First Century. 2005, 2002.


Mirmohamadi, K. The Digital Afterlives of Jane Austen: Janeites at the Keyboard. London : Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2014.


Parrill, Sue. Jane Austen on Film and Television: A Critical Study of the Adaptations. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Co., 2002.


Pucci, Suzanne R. and James Thompson. Jane Austen and Co: Remaking the past in Contemporary Culture. State University of New York Press, 2003.


Sutherland, Kathryn. Jane Austen's Textual Lives: From Aeschylus to Bollywood. OUP Oxford, 2005.


Troost, Linda and Sayre N. Greenfield. Jane Austen in Hollywood. vol. 2nd ed, The University Press of Kentucky, 2001.


Wiltshire, John. Recreating Jane Austen. Cambridge University Press, 2001.


Baker, William. Critical Companion to Jane Austen: A Literary Reference to Her Life and Work. New York: Facts on File, 2008.  


Copeland, Edward and Juliet McMaster (eds).  The Cambridge Companion to Jane Austen. Cambridge UK: Cambridge UP, 2010.


Fergus, Jan.  Jane Austen: A Literary Life. Palgrave Macmillan, 1991.

Johnson, Claudia L. (ed).  A Companion to Jane Austen. Somerset: Wiley 2011.


Klingel Ray, Joan (ed).  Jane Austen’s Life and novels: A Documentary Volume. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2012.


Klingel Ray, Joan (ed).  Jane Austen’s Popular and Critical Reputation: A Documentary Volume. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2012.


Le Faye, Deirdre.  Jane Austen’s Country Life.  Frances Lincoln, 2014.


Mazzeno, Laurence W. Jane Austen: Two Centuries of Criticism. Rochester: Boydell & Brewer, 2011.


Todd, Janet. The Cambridge Introduction to Jane Austen, second edition, 2015.