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OLLI: LIT-09 Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre

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This renowned novel—a top-10 favorite among American readers—contains elements of gothic and quest romance. A fictional autobiography tracing its unconventional heroine’s pursuit of independence, purpose, and fulfillment, Jane Eyre is a premier feminist text (with a prototype of “the madwoman in the attic”). Brontë’s innovative passages into the realm of private consciousness (heralding major 20th-century writers) as well as the plot invite questions about what a woman “wants” (and gets), the character of this “plain Jane” and why she still fascinates us. WARNING: my reading is unorthodox! Please (re)read the novel before our first class.

Class Details

4 Sessions
Weekly - Thu

UAF University Park Building

Joe Dupras 



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
3/21/2019 - 4/11/2019 Weekly - Thu 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM Fairbanks, UAF University Park Building  Map Joe Dupras  ClassRoom