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Jane Austen

Novelist (December 16, 1775 - July 18, 1817)
Nationality: British
Jane Austen's literary fame lasted after her death, although she enjoyed popularity and acclaim during her life. Her novels are known for their wit and insight into human relationships, especially the social pressures faced by women to find husbands.
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The third in Sophocles' trilogy of Theban plays, Antigone deals with the titular heroine's decision to defy the law and bury her slain brother. Themes such as loyalty to family and the relationship between choices and consequences feature heavily.

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