Emily Janakiram is a publicist at the New Press. She reads and writes about 18th- and 19th-century literature, feminism, giallo films, and Agatha Christie. Her previous article, “Gossip Girls,” is published on the Verso Books blog. She lives in Brooklyn.
What’s Love Got to Do with It? On “Pride and Prejudice” and “Fanny Hill”
Emily Janakiram rethinks our romantic attachments to the “love stories” of John Cleland’s “Fanny Hill” and Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice.”...