vampirequeen:

when ppl defend the hypersexualization of female characters by acting like they r sentient real ppl who make their own choices instead of being written and drawn by gross men  

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yumeninja:

Omg @alcuingersh bought me this Pride and Prejudice manga! #austenite #janeausten #sdcc #sdcc2014

Oh! It looks even better in hard copy!

yumeninja:

Omg @alcuingersh bought me this Pride and Prejudice manga! #austenite #janeausten #sdcc #sdcc2014

Oh! It looks even better in hard copy!

xojanedotcom:

6 Things I (Shouldn’t Have) Learned About Love From Jane Austen

Yeah, Henry is cute and charming, but he’s also kind of a dick. I finally realized that Austen was trying to teach me a very important lesson: Just because somebody likes that I am a good person doesn’t mean they are one themselves.

xojanedotcom:

6 Things I (Shouldn’t Have) Learned About Love From Jane Austen

Yeah, Henry is cute and charming, but he’s also kind of a dick. I finally realized that Austen was trying to teach me a very important lesson: Just because somebody likes that I am a good person doesn’t mean they are one themselves.

Mr Collins just proposed to Charlotte Lucas in this amazing P&P #manga! #austenite #netgalley #bookblogger

Mr Collins just proposed to Charlotte Lucas in this amazing P&P #manga! #austenite #netgalley #bookblogger

fuckyeahdaffodils:

#daffodils #flowers #happy — by tardisresort http://ift.tt/1wPfggB

fuckyeahdaffodils:

#daffodils #flowers #happy — by tardisresort http://ift.tt/1wPfggB

Life in the south. The next topic is “Much traffic! Very car!”

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Pride & Prejudice manga!

Pride & Prejudice manga!

Target Audience

Did you know that teaching full-time is time consuming? I’m pretty sure I came to that realization last summer, too, actually.  The actual teaching load is a lot easier this summer, because I’m much more comfortable with the curriculum, with the students’ age groups, and with Fusion in general. But now I’m lead teacher, which means I have to care when other people have problems in their classrooms. Geez. And I’m supposed to help them. So that’s stressful, you know, with the concern for others and trying to be helpful and taking on leadership responsibilities and blah blah blah.

Anyway, this summer’s work takes up time and energy, which means less for my blog. I always look forward to a new book or a new game at the weekend, but if a backlog of review copies starts to build up, it becomes stressful and too much like Work and Responsibility and we can’t have that, can we? So I’d decided not to pursue any other reviews until after summer classes, or until I’d cleared my NetGalley queue, whichever comes first.

But this morning I got this:

pride and prejudice manga

‘Pride and Prejudice’ as manga!?!?!

A Jane Austen manga?!?!?  How often am I going to get something so perfect for me? I can’t possibly turn that down! Of course I will review it! Right now!

Then, I got home and had an offer for Six of One, about a modern-day Tudor fan meeting the  six wives of Henry VIII at a magical bachelorette. How often am I going to get a book about drunken Tudor ladies? Sounds like it was written expressly for me! So of course I want it!

I guess I can find enough time to read about Mr. Darcy or the Tudors.

Target Audience from Simpson’s Paradox

Look, it’s me, working!

Look, it’s me, working!

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slow-motion-shadow:

clawmage:

so far i’ve seen southern, southwestern, and northeastern gothic, but nobody’s talked about how great MIDWESTERN GOTHIC could be. listen:

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