I Am, Yours Sincerely, C Bronte [The Essay]

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01Claire Harman on Charlotte Bronte, Governess20160222
01Claire Harman on Charlotte Bronte, Governess20160222

Biographer Claire Harman discusses Charlotte Bronte's experience as a governess.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

01Claire Harman on Charlotte Bronte, Governess2016022220170410 (R3)

Biographer Claire Harman discusses Charlotte Bronte's experience as a governess.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

02Claire Harman on Charlotte Bronte in Belgium20160223
02Claire Harman on Charlotte Bronte in Belgium20160223

Claire Harman on the two years Charlotte Bronte spent as a mature student in Belgium.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

02Claire Harman on Charlotte Bronte in Belgium2016022320170411 (R3)

Claire Harman on the two years Charlotte Bronte spent as a mature student in Belgium.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

03I Am, Yours Sincerely, C Bronte: Lyndall Gordon on Charlotte Bronte and Robert Southey20160224
03I Am, Yours Sincerely, C Bronte: Lyndall Gordon on Charlotte Bronte and Robert Southey20160224

Lyndall Gordon examines Charlotte Bronte's response to advice from poet Robert Southey.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

04Jane Shilling on I Shall Soon Be Thirty20160225
04Jane Shilling on I Shall Soon Be Thirty20160225

Jane Shilling explores a letter Charlotte Bronte wrote shortly before beginning Jane Eyre.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

04Jane Shilling on I Shall Soon Be Thirty2016022520170413 (R3)

Jane Shilling explores a letter Charlotte Bronte wrote shortly before beginning Jane Eyre.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

05Rachel Joyce on Bronte as a Literary Star20160226
05Rachel Joyce on Bronte as a Literary Star20160226

Novelist Rachel Joyce on how Charlotte Bronte reacted to becoming a literary sensation.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

05Rachel Joyce on Bronte as a Literary Star2016022620170414 (R3)

Novelist Rachel Joyce on how Charlotte Bronte reacted to becoming a literary sensation.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.