2021 Programs

Programs are scheduled for the third Saturday of the month with a 2 pm start time unless otherwise noted. 2021 meetings will be held over Zoom until it is safe to meet in person.


February 20 – Discussion of Sense and Sensibility

April 17-18 – Super Regional Conference, cosponsored with NY Metro Region of JASNA

June 19 – Discussion of critical articles about Sense and Sensibility

October 23 – Fashion presentation by Meredith and Jere

November 13 – JASNA President Liz Philosophos Cooper will speak on “Jane Austen, Working Woman”

December 18 – Holiday and Jane’s Birthday Party

Book Discussions

January 16Black London by Gretchen Gerzina
Click on title for program information, a link for digital copies of the book.

March 20Sansei and Sensibility by Karen Tei Yamashita
a collection of Austen-themed short stories set among 20th-century Japanese immigrants to California

May 15Jane on the Brain: Exploring the Science of Social Intelligence with Jane Austen by Wendy Jones

September 18Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell