Upcoming Events

  • Jane Austen and Lord Byron: Closer than you might think
    Tue, Dec 13
    Zoom Webinar
    Jane Austen and Lord Byron are often thought of opposites, but they actually had much in common. In this talk, Christine Kenyon Jones explores their points of contact and their near-misses, and argues that Byron and Austen were – both biographically and literarily – closer than we might think.
  • Jane Austen and the Magazines
    Tue, Jan 10
    Zoom Webinar
    This illustrated talk by Jennie Batchelor (University of Kent) looks at Jane Austen's indebtedness to periodicals and her playful reuse of their contents in her novels.