So, people are complex. You just never know how they will respond. When I published Austenland in 2007, I was caught totally off guard by the first “you should be ashamed of this smut” email I received. I honestly didn’t…
Shannon Hale on hate mail and the subjectivity of comedy.
I’m a longtime Janeite and I think Austenland is terrifically funny, sweet, slightly campy, and even a bit romantic. So there.