Meet Charlotte Brontë, the passionate authoress. Hear the story behind the written words, and learn how she, the middle child of six, survived to share their collected narratives.
Charlotte, the Stifled Writer
Visit with Charlotte in 1847, as she reflects on her emotionally-charged experiences as both student and teacher at various boarding schools. Ultimately, she must decide whether or not to submit her deeply personal manuscript of Jane Eyre to the publishers Smith, Elder & Co.
Miss Brontë, the Famous Authoress
Join Charlotte again in early 1854, after she has experienced the death of each of her siblings, simultaneously with the rapturous acclaim of London literary society. Is this praise and respect all Charlotte ever wanted? ...Or does she still long for a passionate romance?