Juliette Wells Goucher College Podcast

JASNA-NY member, Professor Juliette Wells is the Goucher College Burke Jane Austen Scholar-in-Residence for 2009-2010. She gave a lecture titled "For the Love of Jane Austen" on Wednesday, February 17, at 7 p.m. in the Batza Room of the Athenaeum. Juliette discussed why present-day Austen fans so often choose to feature the author in their … Continue reading Juliette Wells Goucher College Podcast

JASNA-NY newsletter available

The Spring, 2010 issue of JASNA-NY's newsletter is now on their website. You can click here to get to the newsletter directly.This issue includes:--A recap of the December, 2009 "Birthday meeting" as well as the Birthday Toast.--A report on the Morgan Family Day--A newly discovered portrait--Announcement of upcoming meetings and more.

JASNA-NY announces upcoming events

JASNA-NY's March Regional meeting will be held on Saturday, March 6, 2010 at Manhattanville College's Reid Castle in Purchase, NYThis full day (9:30am to 4:00pm) symposium "Inspired by Austen" will feature speakers, discussions and a S&S musical adaptation preview as well as welcome coffee/tea and lunch.Transportation from New York's Grand Central Station will be available … Continue reading JASNA-NY announces upcoming events

JASNA-NY Possible Day trip to the Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art will be having 2 Exhibits this fall, might be of interest to our members.1. Mrs. Delany and Her Circlefrom September 24, 2009 to January 3, 2010The exhibition will explore the life, world and work ofMary Delany, nee Mary Granville (1700-1788).2. Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hillfrom October 15, 2009 to January 3, … Continue reading JASNA-NY Possible Day trip to the Yale Center for British Art