Describes the life and novels of the nineteenth century British author, Jane Austen, known for her vivid portrayals of ordinary people in such novels as “Pride and Prejudice,” “Emma,” and “Sense and Sensibility.”
With Austen's witty depictions of English country life, her works continue to appeal to modern-day audiences.
Wagner is a writer and editor. She earned a B.A. in political science from Duke University and an M.A. in government from the College of William and Mary.