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.
A JASNA-NY Member Shares Her Experience at the 2016 AGM, Emma: No One But Herself
October 29, 2016 - The AGM is a Janeite’s dream come true. Surrounded by fellow Janeites from North America andRead more.
Judging a Book by Its Cover: 70 Years of Penguin Classics
October 1, 2016 - Penguin Classics turns 70 this year, and to celebrate, members of JASNA-NY were invited to attendRead more.
The Cooper Connection: The Fall Regional Meeting
September 12, 2016 - On Saturday September 10, members of JASNA-NY joined together an hour earlier than usual, braving bothRead more.
Brooklyn Becomes Booklyn
September 20, 2016 - In New York City and Brooklyn in particular, there are several signs that fall is inRead more.