2020 Programs

All meetings begin at 2 pm unless otherwise specified. Please check back regularly for updated information.

Program meetings

February 16“Publishing Northanger Abbey: A History in Documents,” lecture by Juliette Wells, professor of English literature, Goucher College
–2:30 pm, Princeton Public Library

April 18Talk on Regency fashion and re-enactment by JASNA-NJ members Meredith Barnes and Jere Bethune
–Will be Rescheduled

June 20 — Discussion of Northanger Abbey
–location TBA

August 15 — Tour of the neo-Gothic Bryn Athyn Cathedral in Pennsylvania

October 17 — Discussion of selected works of Northanger Abbey criticism
–location TBA

December 19 – Jane Austen’s birthday/holiday party
–location TBA


Reading Group meetings

March 14Excellent Women by Barbara Pym
–2-4 pm at the Piscataway Public Library – Westgard Branch

May 16 — Non-fiction, TBA
2-4 pm at the Plainsboro Public Library

September 12The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner
–location TBA

November 21The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole
–location TBA