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Why Putting Jane Austen On a Banknote Caused An Uproar
On the face of it, "everybody's dear Jane" would seem like one of the least controversial choices for bank note prominence: She is beloved by generations, popular yet highbrow, subversive yet mainstream, witty yet accessible; a smart, safely feminist choice, yet in certain lights, an upholder of traditional values. Slate 08/06/13
Posted August 6, 2013 08:56 AM




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