2016-17 Meeting Dates
Members who would like to make a presentation this year or have a good idea are welcome to email
firstname.lastname@example.org JASNA Calgary
- September 17
Jane Austen: Game Theorist, presented by Judith
- November 19
- January 21
Jane's Birthday Tea
- March 18
Emma novel study
- May 13
On Jane's Ipod
Jane Austen didn't have an Ipod, but she did use music in her novels to set pivotal scenes.
In her article,
What Jane Heard, music scholar,
explores favourite tunes in Jane Austen's life and in her works.
Jane Austen Society in Nova Scotia
The Jane Austen Society is our counterpart organization in the UK.
In 2017 they are holding a conference in Nova Scotia, Canada, to highlight naval issues. Three of Jane's brother were successful in the navy.
Transatlantic Perspectives on Jane Austen: 200 years of Persuasion is a great opportunity for Canadians
to mix with British Austen fans.
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 and our bi-annual Gala.
On the Family page, members can access additional information
with a password.
Site last updated on 2016 August 22
2016-17 meeting dates and request for presenters
Link to article on music in Austen's novels
Jane Austen Society conference in Nova Scotia on Neighbours page
Or email email@example.com JASNA Calgary