Direct connection between Jo March and J. K. Rowling

It’s interesting how often Louisa May Alcott has been compared to J. K. Rowling in terms of the sensation she created with Little Women. Louisa was a huge celebrity in her time, just as photographs and mass marketing were both coming of age. It’s appropriate to compare them.

So it’s no surprise that J. K. Rowling lists Little Women as a major influence in her life. She found herself in Jo March.

You can read the article about it here: Little Women and Harry Potter: Jo Rowling is Jo March

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2 Replies to “Direct connection between Jo March and J. K. Rowling”

  1. I’d never thought about JK Rowling as the 21st century Alcott in literary success. That puts things into perspective…

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