The Comparison of Pride and Prejudice with Bridget Jones’s Diary

With her signature insight, Jane Austen delves into the depths of the words which comprise of the title of the novel Pride and Prejudice. Each of the characters in the novel displays either pride or prejudice or both, in one way or another. Written in the 1800s, the dynamic Pride and Prejudice set the stage … Read moreThe Comparison of Pride and Prejudice with Bridget Jones’s Diary

Bridget Jones’ Diary: Is it a feminist novel?

Helen Fielding’s ‘Bridget Jones’ Diary’ is at the forefront of modern female culture, contributing greatly to creating the ‘chick lit’ genre as we know it today. The novel was written and published in the mid-1990s, at a time when post-feminism was highly popular and the aims of second-wave feminists in the 1980s were seen as … Read moreBridget Jones’ Diary: Is it a feminist novel?