Incisive, Trenchant, and Perceptive

Walter J. – Glassboro, NJ

Posted by Emily Christ on July 01, 2022 · 1 min read

Jane Austen seems to have had keen insight into the behavior of the people of her time, but also into the "algebra" of human behavior - the structures and actions that govern human behavior - and a remarkable ability to translate this algebra to the page in such a way that her observations feel sharp and incisive over two hundred years later.