A Companion to the Brontës brings the latest literary research and theory to bear on the life, work, and legacy of the Brontë family.
- Includes sections on literary and critical contexts, individual texts, historical and cultural contexts, reception studies, and the family’s continuing influence
- Features in-depth articles written by well-known and emerging scholars from around the world
- Addresses topics such as the Gothic tradition, film and dramatic adaptation, psychoanalytic approaches, the influence of religion, and political and legal questions of the day – from divorce and female disinheritance, to worker reform
- Incorporates recent work in Marxist, feminist, post-colonial, and race and gender studies
Keywords: Jane Eyre
Jane Eyre, Wuthering Heights, Charlotte Brontë, Emily Brontë, Anne Brontë, Branwell Brontë, Patrick Brontë, Tenant of Wildfell Hall, Villette, Bronteana, Bronte sisters, Victorian literature, nineteenth-century English literature, nineteenth-century English poetry, Agnes Grey