TITLE

Possessing Jane Austen: Fidelity, Authorship, and Patricia Rozema's Mansfield Park (1999)

AUTHOR(S)
Aragay, Mireia
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Literature Film Quarterly;2003, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p177
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the film "Mansfield Park," directed by Patricia Rozema, which was adapted from the novel of Jane Austen. Observations on misconstructions in an early scene in the film; Assessment of the film's fidelity to the textual truth of the novel; Overview of various reviews and criticisms on the film.
ACCESSION #
10808005

 

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