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. Please email us or fill out our Contact Us form for meeting information.

Meetings

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

September 18Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell

Past Meetings:

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

February 20Discussion of Sense and Sensibility

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

April 17-18 – Super Regional Conference, cosponsored with NY Metro Region of JASNA
Information for the program and registration can be found here – Jane Austen’s French Connection

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

June 19 – Discussion of critical articles about Sense and Sensibility