New Book Explores Authors and Female Friendships
Female friendships, especially the friendships between female writers can, according to cultural myth, be fraught. When success and respect areRead more.
Juvenilia’s Book Crawl
JASNA-NY's Juvenilia group enjoyed a busy summer full of bookish activities. The annual "trip to Lyme," also known as LongRead more.
Books + Jane = Brooklyn Book Festival
Literature lovers flocked to Brooklyn on Sunday, September 17 for the annual Brooklyn Book Festival, and JASNA-NY was in theRead more.
Jane Austen in Paradise: Celebrating Austen’s Legacy at the 2017 AGM
For three sun-soaked days within footsteps of the Pacific Ocean, Janeites gathered in Huntington Beach, California, to honor the legacyRead more.
Courting with Mr. Darcy
The realities and challenges of finding a mate in Jane Austen’s time were the captivating topics of JASNA-NY’s fall meeting,Read more.
JASNA-NY Visits Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival’s “Pride and Prejudice”
June 10 was quite a magical evening as our JASNA-NY Metro group boarded a bus from Manhattan and journeyed to Garrison,Read more.
Spies and Spas in Saratoga: JASNA-NY Takes to the Road
Chaucer recognized the value and beauty of April in his Canterbury Tales, and JASNA-NY took his advice and traveled thisRead more.
The Grounds of Pemberley: Garden Design in Austen’s Time
Tasteful but unpretentious, the grounds of Pemberley are essential to Elizabeth’s re-evaluation of Darcy’s character in Pride and Prejudice. LindaRead more.
Dancing in December – JASNA-NY Celebrates Austen’s Birthday
December 16, 2016 - Cold weather did not prevent a fine turnout for our Birthday Meeting at The General SocietyRead more.
An Evening with Whit Stillman
November 7, 2016 - On an evening filled with the sights and sounds of a torrential downpour, nearly 100 membersRead more.