Jane Eyre and Slavery | Novels That Shaped Our World

An analysis of where the historical context of the slave trade appears in Charlotte Bronte's 'Jane Eyre'.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 7'21''
  • Broadcast year: 2019
Curriculum Connection
  • English Literature | 19th-century texts | Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë | Character

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Novels That Shaped Our World
  • Series: 1
  • Episode: The Empire Writes Back