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Teaching Jane Austen to sex offenders

14 mins | Apr 9, 2019
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How to live a meaningful life in an unfair world. “I’d never envisioned teaching Austen's books to a room of men found guilty of making life deeply unfair for others,” confesses professor of English Devoney Looser, on giving her first lecture to convicted sex offenders. Here, she explains why she agreed to do it, and shares her learnings from the odd experience.
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