Tarrytown (N.Y.) Weekend Conference Registration

  Ed. note: Should any members be in the NYC area March 21-23, here is an opportunity to meet JASNA colleagues from the East Coast. Plus, you’ll get to visit the locale of Sleepy Hollow. JASNA NY METRO invites you to join us from Friday, March 21, to Sunday, March … READ ON

JASNA Clippings

  The following are among the links we’ve received from Kerri Spennicchia the past few weeks:     • “Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice: Six Things You Never Knew” (Anna Moeslein, Glamour.com) • “Written in Threads”: Austen-inspired dresses at Belsay Hall (Nicole Robo) • “Seven Jane Austen-Inspired Items You Can … READ ON

Back Issues of Persuasions on Sale

Back issues of Persuasions on sale. The region has acquired limited quantities of JASNA’s literary journal Persuasions, ranging from No.17 in 1995 to the current issue, No.34. Each contains articles that were presented at the previous year’s Annual General Meeting. So if you have gaps in your collection, you can fill them now. Review the list at “Persuasions for sale“.  (The list is two pages, so scroll down.) Contact Kerri Spennicchia at kspennic@ix.netcom.com to purchase. All proceeds benefit JASNA–NY Metro.

JASNA–NY METRO Goes to the Movies Oct. 26

Celebrating Pride & Prejudice From Linda Dennery and Meg Levin we learn that JASNA–NY Metro could not let the centenary of Jane Austen’s most famous novel pass without devoting at least one event to the subject. The region’s fall meeting will focus on film and television adaptations of Pride and … READ ON

NewsNotes Fall 2013 – From Our Regional Coordinator

JASNA Newsletter or Fall News Notes 2013 – Jane Austen Society of North America   Regional Coordinator’s Column We have had a busy year celebrating the 200th anniversary of Pride and Prejudice. Events hosted by our St. Louis region included a reading of our favorite scenes from Pride and Prejudice … READ ON