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January Event

20 January 2024

Venue: Southernhay Hall, Exeter, United Kingdom

10:30 am – 3:30 pm

South West Branch event

Doors open at 1030 with coffee and biscuits

11 am The first talk is Jane Darcy: ‘Green glass spectacles and gooseberry wine: What Oliver Goldsmith’s The Vicar of Wakefield taught Jane Austen about comic writing’

Approximately 1230 to 2pm buffet lunch, or else you can make your own arrangements

2 pm Second talk – Janine Barchas (University of Texas, Austin): ‘Aspirational Luxury and Rental Options in Jane Austen’s Era’

The events ends around 330 pm

Cost for members £20 (non-members £24) with coffee and lunch; or £12 members (£13 non-members) with coffee but no lunch

Annual membership £10

All welcome!