2020 Programs

As more information becomes available we will update future programs. Next program will be highlighted with meeting information. We’ll be trying to host as many virtual meetings as we can to stay connected.

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
–Virtual Meeting, information will be sent to those who RSVP

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

July 18Excellent Women by Barbara Pym
–Virtual Discussion, Zoom link sent to those who RSVP

August 15The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner
Virtual Discussion, Zoom link sent to those who RSVP

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