Susan Harlan

Susan Harlan

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Susan is an English professor at Wake Forest University and a writer. Please visit her website:

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THE TOAST — Great House Therapy: Lady Macbeth's Murderous Mansion of Death

Decorating advice from the hostess with the mostest.

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THE TOAST — How To Help Your Friend Who Recently Discovered the Americans

Because she needs help, even if she doesn't ask for it.

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THE TOAST — Great House Therapy: Mistress Mary's Melancholic Manor and ...

Need tips for reviving your secret outdoor space? Ask a colonial orphan.

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THE TOAST — Great House Therapy: Maria and Georg's Anti-Fascist, Music-Filled Salzburg Lake House

Decorating tips from The Sound of Mucus! Austrian flags are so hot right now.

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THE TOAST — Great House Therapy: Connie and Clifford's War-Ravaged Family Seat

On Constance Chatterley's depressing house and far less depressing love shack.

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THE TOAST — Great House Therapy: Marilla and Matthew’s God-Fearing Avonlea Orphan Sanctuary

We chat with Marilla Cuthbert slash Colleen Dewhurst.

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THE TOAST — Great House Therapy #2: Elizabeth and Darcy’s Neither Formal Nor Falsely Adorned Pad of Privilege

In which Elizabeth works through some family issues and Darcy takes baths.

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THE TOAST — The Paris Paintings

Counterfactuals and gloriously tacky art.

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THE TOAST — Looking for Dirty Dancing: The Teenager's Guide to Lake Lure

A pilgrimage to the past. Because nobody puts Baby in the corner.