JASNA-NY and JASNA Connecticut invite you to join us in New Haven, Connecticut from
Friday, April 5th to Sunday, April 7th 2019
for our weekend conference,
“Beyond the Written Word” – An Exploration of Jane Austen’s World: Art, Music, and Architecture in the Regency Era.
Conference lectures include
- “A Pair of Fine Eyes: Dora Jordan & Elizabeth Bennet”
- “Irish, I Dare Say: Satire in PERSUASION” (Jocelyn Harris, Professor Emerita,University of Otago, New Zealand ),
- “The Musical Influences in Jane Austen’s Life” (Lidia Chang,Master of Music in Historical Performance and Master of Arts in Musicology),
- “The World Through the Eyes of Jane Austen’s Clergymen Heroes” (Natasha Duquette, Chair, Department of English, and Professor Of English, Tyndale University College & Seminary),
- “Historical New Haven” (Judith Ann Schiff, New Haven City Historian, and Chief Research Archivist, Yale University Library)
- “Regency Charades” (Mark Turner, Regency games enthusiast).