Jane Austen Heroines - Are You Lizzie, Emma or Marianne? | A Video Essay Quiz

Are you a clever Lizzie Bennet, a passionate Marianne Dashwood, or a slightly spoiled but generous Emma Woodhouse? In her six published novels, Jane Austen created some of the most iconic female characters of all time. Each complex heroine represents distinct strengths, motivations, and obstacles to overcome—some of which are laid out in the very titles of the books. Thus, identifying which Austen character you’re most like can help you see both what you’re best at and which defining lesson you need to learn—whether that’s to rethink your snap judgments, reign in your emotional nature, not be so open to influence, or check your privilege. So, which Jane Austen heroine would you be?