Jane Austen Society of North America

North Texas Region


“I can now write at leisure & make the most of my subjects”

                                                    J. Austen

Welcome to our website where you can find information pertinent to the North Texas Region of JASNA. We have a vibrant, active chapter with members from diverse educational and cultural backgrounds united by our common interest in everything Jane Austen.  

Please click the topics on the above navigation bar to discover more about our Region, upcoming events and the wonderful Jane Austen.  Click the link below for our regional Facebook page

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              Dr. Joyce Tarpley named

                    JASNA - 2015-2016

                    Traveling Lecturer


2015 Calendar of Events

9/6/15 - Jane Austen Book Club

Fort Worth group will also read and discuss“As If!:  The Oral History of Clueless” - A perfect way to spend your Labor Day weekend......polaroids of your closet are optional.

9/13/15 - Fall Meeting - Hackberry Creek Country Club

Learn "How to speak with a British accent”  with dialect coach Yvonne C. Vautier-DeLay

and hear Professor Patricia Michaelson “Speaking Volumes:  Women and Speech in the Novels of Jane Austen"

12/5/15 - Jane Austen Birthday Luncheon - Historic Ashton Hotel  Patrick Stokes “Chapters in the Life of the Austen Family”

Upcoming Jane Austen Book Club

1/10/16 -  Dallas, Emma Vol 1

1/24/16 -  FW, Emma Vol 1


Interested in attending a meeting? 

Contact Susan Jelen at sjelen3@gmail.com