November 21, 2020
We had a virtual meeting to discuss servants in the Regency era and Jane Austen's novels and to review this year's virtual Annual General Meeting.
September 26, 2020
We had another virtual meeting to discuss Jane Austen's juvenilia in anticipation of this year's Annual General Meeting.
August 15, 2020
We welcomed three new members to our meeting and had a great time trimming Regency Era hats! We also watched this video of John Mullan talking about Austen's heroines.
June 6, 2020
We had another Zoom meeting and discussed modernizations of Jane Austen's works.
May 2, 2020 We had another Zoom meeting and discussed illness in Jane Austen's works.
March 28, 2020
We had our inaugural Virtual Meeting via Zoom. It was great seeing everyone and having a chance to catch up.
February 29, 2020
At home meeting with JASNA President Liz Philosophos Cooper in which she gave her talk: Jane Austen: Working Woman “I must keep to my own style and go on in my own Way.” Jane Austen was a working woman and determined professional writer. This illustrated talk will explore Austen’s involvement in the business of publishing novels during a time of rampant financial instability. The Austen family were active participants in both war and finance and these two sectors intertwined in the story of Jane Austen’s writing and publishing.
February 26, 2020
We attended an advanced screening of the new Emma film.