Massachusetts Region: "Marrying Mr. Right Enough"
Featuring Peter Graham
Peter Graham's talk, "Marrying Mr. Right Enough" is a look at the fascinating subtleties of functional but imperfect marriages as Austen depicts them, especially in Emma. Graham is the Clifford Cutchins Professor of English at Virginia Tech and is the author of Jane Austen and Charles Darwin: Naturalists and Novelists, and Born to Diverge: An Evolutionary Perspective on Sibling Personality Development in Austen's Novels. He was the Avery Award speaker for the 2016-2017 season.
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