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Fordham Conversations: Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice Turns 200 Years Old

by Katie Fisher

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This year marks the bicentennial anniversary of Jane Austen's beloved novel, Pride and Prejudice.  Two hundred years later, and Austen still is recognized as an international phenomenon.  We look at the history of Austen's career, her importance in the literary world, and the relevance of her work in present society.  WFUV's Katie Fisher talks with Fordham University Professor and Jane Austen expert, Susan Greenfield.

Fordham Conversations: What's Love Got To Do With It? Exploring One of Life's Biggest Mysteries

by Chris Williams
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Love comes in many forms, but what exactly is it, and why is it so powerful? WFUV's Chris Williams takes a look at love from scientific, literary, and philosophical perspectives while seeking answers about the nature of love and its existence. Guests include Fordham Professors Dr. Jay Wade, Dr. Philip Sicker, and Dr. John Davenport.

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