Welcome to JASNA CT! We are one of the many local chapters of the Jane Austen Society of North America, dedicated to the enjoyment of Jane Austen's work and time. We meet to hear a variety of speakers, eat good food, and enjoy each other's company.
Connecticut Jasna Events
we're reading northanger abbey! Bookgroups in four regions around the state are reading Jane's first novel (first written, last published).
Westport Library is having a wonderful lecture to kick off their region's bookgroup. All are welcome. See the details on Professor Barbara Benedict's lecture here: http://westportlibrary.org/
The next book will be Sense & Sensibility. Email us or message us on Facebook to find out about joining a group.
WESTPORT Schedule of Events
Jane Austen: Kick-Off a Year of Reading
Upcoming dates for further discussions of the rest of the novels of Jane Austen are:
Feb 27: Northanger Abbey with Barbara M. Benedict, professor of English at Trinity College and the author of Framing Feeling: Sentiment and Style in English Prose Fiction, 1845-1900 and Making the Modern Reader: Cultural Mediation in Early Modern Literary Anthologies.
May 21: Mansfield Park
CENTRAL BOOKGROUP Schedule of Events
March 13 - 2 pm Sense & Sensibility
Don't forget to Like us on Facebook!
Coordinator: Stephani Miller
Last updated on: 26 January, 2016
©JASNA Connecticut Chapter 2010-2011. All Rights Reserved.