CIJS 22: Jane Austen’s Emma

CIJS 22: Jane Austen’s Emma

This week on Can I Just Say, we discuss Jane Austen’s Emma, our well meaning and often misguided heroine of a very different sort than we have met up until this point. We talk of responsibility and pride and what may be the true meaning of ‘extensive grounds’

CIJS 20: Pride and Prejudice Adaptations – 1995 and 2005

CIJS 20: Pride and Prejudice Adaptations – 1995 and 2005

This week on Can I Just Say, Andrew Dyce joins us to discuss the 1995 and 2005 adaptations of Pride and Prejudice. We had a fantastic conversation, a crazy revelation mid-podcast, and sadly some tech problems and not our usual standard of audio quality (sorry!) We find great enjoyment in professing opinions which in fact are our own. 

CIJS 19: Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice

CIJS 19: Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice

This week on Can I Just Say, we discuss Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. We talk about the beautifully flawed characters of Elizabeth Bennet and Fitzwilliam Darcy, the choices (or lack thereof) for women of that time, and who we would choose to go to our Ball and who to our dinner party.

CIJS 18: Sense and Sensibility – 1995 movie adaptation

CIJS 18: Sense and Sensibility – 1995 movie adaptation

This week on Can I Just Say, our Jane Austen discussions continue with the beloved 1995 adaptation of Sense and Sensibility. We sing the praises of Emma Thompson, we have a really hard time picking one favorite thing, and we have a great time discussing the relationship between a book and a well done adaptation.