Afternoon Links

England considers restoring house that is said to be the inspiration for Pemberley in Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, but the British Jane Austen Society thinks it’s a terrible idea.

The Harlan Ellison Show: One fan’s mission to preserve the legacy of a science fiction master”

What has the Turner Prize done for the British public? Not much.

‘Democracy sausage’ is Australia’s word of 2016

Artemisia Gentileschi is focus of new exhibition in Rome

Russia meddled in our election, but that’s not why Hillary lost. She lost because of the staggering incompetence of her and her campaign.

“Trump’s nomination of Tillerson is the point of no return for conservatives”

Blind man sets out alone in Google’s driverless car

Viruses may have evolved to hit men hard but go easy on women

Dueling opera houses on the Maltese island of Gozo have a decades-old rivalry marked by feuds

U-Penn students take down Shakespeare portrait because he’s too white and straight

Emily Dickinson’s scrap poems

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