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Author: Brontë, Charlotte

Pseudonyms:Bell, Currer - Lord Charles Albert, Florian Wellesley
Spouse/other names:Nicholls
Year of birth:1816
Year of death:1855
About her personal situation:standardizingjdgjune14 Standardizing Origin • Place of birth : Thornton, Yorkshire, England • Place(s) of residence: Haworth, England | Brussels, Belgium • Place of death: Haworth, Yorkshire, England National identity • Nationality : English • First languages : English Marital status : - Married Number of children : 0 Social class : - Middle class Education: - Educated at home - School education Religion [/ideology]: - Protestant Health : - Complications related to pregnancy - Typhus

Relations to other authors: Sister of Brontë, Emily

Friend of Gaskell, Elizabeth
Sister of Brontë, Anne

About her professional situation:standardizingjul12tb: Authorial attribution: - Pseudonym male Profession(s) and activities: - Fiction writer/novelist - Poet - Teacher/governess Languages in which she wrote : - English Collaboration/connections with male authors: - Not yet checked Financial aspects of this woman’s career: - Not yet checked Memberships : - Not yet checked
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Beauvoir, Deuxième sexe, 1949 (ed.Folio 1976, p. 139) - Buck, Guide to women's literature, 1992: "Bronte's bold depiction of the social and psychological situation of the 19th century women has generated much recent feminist commentary". - Offen, European feminisms, 2000 - Vaessens, Geschiedenis van de moderne Nederlandse literatuur, 2013, p. 64
Websites: Essays on Charlotte Brontë
Bio via Celebration of WW
Bio via Celebration of WW (II)
The Victorian Web
Quotation in NEWW site

Editors: Marleen Dek (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 01 February 2011)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 17 May 2012)
Tanja Badalic (update on 12 July 2012)
Francesca Scott (update on 19 June 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 29 January 2014)
Marina Cano Lopez (update on 15 February 2014)
Janouk de Groot (update on 25 June 2014)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Charlotte Brontë, the author ()
E 2 *Letters ()
E 3 Jane Eyre (1847)
E 4 Shirley (1849)
E 5 The professor (1857)
E 6 Villette (1853)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Austen, Jane   -   Pride and Prejudice
Xreception 2 Austen, Jane   -   *Jane Austen, the author
Xreception 3 Brontë, Emily   -   Wuthering Heights
Xreception 4 Kavanagh, Julia   -   Nathalie
Xreception 5 Sand, George   -   Consuelo