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.


                                      












             

 


2015 Calendar of Events


2/08/15 - Winter Meeting -

Election of Officers

Hackberry Creek Country Club

Shy, Social, or Straight-laced

Judy Pulice discusses the introverts/extroverts in the novels and Susan Springfield discusses the use of lace in the Regency Period


4/26/15 - Spring Tea - Adolphus Hotel French Room

Dressing Mr. Darcy


5/3/15 - Sense and Sensibility - Dallas Theater Center

Optional post performance dinner


6/20/15 - June with Jane Austen - Warwick Melrose Hotel

English Country Dancing, Regency jewelry and penmanship workshops, luncheon and JASNA president Claire Bellanti


6/20/15 - Netherfield Ball - Oak Lawn United Methodist Church

Enjoy an evening of English Country Dancing in Regency style


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

“Jane Austen and Music”


                                                                                                                                                            

Interested in attending a meeting? 

Contact Susan Jelen at sjelen3@gmail.com