Jane Austen Day

Feb. 24

1-4 pm

Join us for a delightful afternoon of study and discussion of Jane Austen’s leading men.  Austen scholars, Dr.  Joyce Tarpley will discuss “The Glow of His Soul:  Manhood and Homecoming in Persuasion while Robin Henry will share “Men Reading Badly: the Representation of Male Readers in Jane Austen’s Persuasion.”  These presentations will be followed by a discussion and demonstration of eighteenth and nineteenth century fencing and history by the Victorian Fencing Society.  Light refreshments will be served.

 

Hackberry Creek Country Club

1901 West Royal Lane

Irving

Ticket price: $27-$32