As Valentine's Day approaches, our guest blogger, Dr. Gabrielle Malcolm, considers Valentine’s celebrations in Bath and how Jane Austen composed the finest protestation of love in all literature but never realised her own romantic dreams.
As season two of Netflix hit Bridgerton hits our screens, we asked our guest blogger Dr. Gabrielle Malcolm (author of Fan Phenomena: Jane Austen and There’s Something About Darcy), to tell us about spotting Bath locations, the books the series is based on, and the enduring appeal of 'Regency Risk'
As Spring springs around us and the Easter holidays arrive, our guest blogger Dr. Gabrielle Malcolm takes us back to to the nineteenth century and reveals how the Georgians celebrated this new season.
It’s May 1801 and Jane Austen is in Bath staying with her uncle and aunt. Historian, author and Jane Austen aficionado Diana White reveals what our favourite novelist was doing as spring arrived in our beautiful home city.
As spring gives way to summer, our guest blogger Dr, Gabrielle Malcolm, author of There’s Something About Darcy, considers some of the pastimes and pleasures of the Regency summer as found in Jane Austen’s novels.