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The legacy of Jane Austen

Jane Austen was not a wildly successful writer in her own lifetime. In fact, for generations she wasn't a prominent literary figure at all.

But a few years ago, Jane Austen's popularity exploded.

Click on the link below to hear Airplay's pop culture expert Kim Linekin tell Dave why, and why Jane Austen's star may be starting to fade.

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