"Art is long, life is brief."--Roman translation of a Greek aphorism Today, Jane Austen died. No, this isn't an oblique commentary on the new version of Persuasion. But rather the fact that July 18, 1817, Jane Austen left her earthly body. In March of that same year, she had made the difficult decision of abandoning … Continue reading Ars Longa, Vita Brevis
Discuss The Viscount Who Loved Me on Saturday, July 16th at 2:00 PM
Join JASNA-NJ for a Zoom discussion of The Viscount Who Loved Me 7/16 2pm EST.
JASNA 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) Registration Opens Soon!
JASNA 2022 AGM registration opens June 15th.
Such News, Miss Woodhouse! Join JASNA-NJ for a Box Hill Picnic on June 18th at Allaire State Park
Box Hill Picnic time with JASNA on June 18th! Bring your Emma energy!
I Scream, You Scream, Jane Screams for Ice Cream
"I shall eat ice and drink French wine, and be above vulgar economy."
Cancellation of May 21st North & South book discussion.
North Versus South: One Nation Divided by a Common Meal (Tea)
North & South, Gaskell, and...what is tea, anyway?
Join JASNA-NJ May 21st at 2 PM (Saturday) to discuss North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell
Join JASNA NJ on Saturday, May 21st at 2 PM as we discuss North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell
A Very Jersey, Very Jane Weekend to All!
Stay Jersey, Stay Jane!
From the Archives of the BBC: The Real Jane Austen
The Real Jane Austen (a 2002 documentary)