Meetings 2019 - 2020
Sanditon on TV
Jane Austen's unfinished novel, Sanditon, has been finished by the renowned
in an eight part television series.
In a 21 century mash-up, he has let his imagination take off into the realms of sexy males and the mores of a sea-side resort.
Reviews by the
BBC and in the
Telegraph entice more than lovers of "costume dramas". The series airs this fall on ITV in the UK.
Canadians must gaze jealously from afar - until 2020, when PBS will air the series. Thanks to Randie for this news.
A Jane Austen letter
Jane Austen's House Museum has initiated a fund-raising campaign to purchase a rare letter written by Jane Austen.
Whether or not you want to contribute,
take a look at the letter on their site.
Time for a Laugh!
Ellyn Cardon, a senior undergraduate at Brigham Young University, is the winner of this year's JASNA Young Filmmaker Contest for her entry,
Mrs. Bennet's Plan. This short spoof is worthy of Jane Austen's juvenilia.
JasnaCalgary is a region of the Jane Austen Society of North America.
We are all interested in everything Jane, from love of her novels to scholarly pursuits.
Five times a year we meet to enjoy talks, workshops, teas, and galas.
Attend a meeting and if you have fun, join in!
Membership is $15.00 annually to cover our tea and cakes and other expenses.
Our meetings are 2:00 - 4:00, held at Sunalta Community Association, 1627 10 Ave SW, a location that is wheelchair accessible.
View map for meeting location
Only a few special events require pre-paid tickets,
such as the annual Tea celebrating
Jane Austen's birthday.
Site last updated on 2019 August 14
Sandition TV series
Link to Jane Austen letter
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