Life of the Party in Regency England – Fort Myers, Florida Style!

Life of the Party in Regency England – Fort Myers, Florida Style!

Jansa Florida Southwest Region held an all day affair in style February 2nd, 2019. Read about this splendid time had by all who attended.

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Fourth Annual Jane Austen Birthday Tea – and much more!

Fourth Annual Jane Austen Birthday Tea – and much more!

Just five days after the last day of Chanukah, ten days before Christmas, and one day before the 243rd birthday of Jane Austen, the Southwest Florida JASNA group held our Fourth Annual Jane Austen Birthday Tea on Saturday, December 15th. We gathered in Naples,...

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“The Misfortune of Poetry” – One AGM presentation in preview mode

Members were honored to get a preview of “The Misfortune of Poetry: Retrenching Through Literature in Persuasion and Sanditon” by our RC (regional coordinator) Sara Dustin. Professor Dustin gave us a preview of her presentation planned for the JASNA AGM (A...

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“Almost Too Good for Me” – A Persuasions On-Line Article was the Topic of the Day!

Persuasion – Austen’s final completed novel. The JASNA Southwest Florida region met on Saturday, April 14th from 1-3 pm at the Bonita Springs library. As this year’s Novel is Persuasion, our members were asked to read, prior to the meeting, ...

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London High Society in Jane Austen’s Novels

Austen Social Scene On Saturday, March 3rd, our member Victoria Hinshaw and her guest and fellow presenter Susan Forgue delighted the group with their lecture on “London High Society in Jane Austen’s Novels.” The ladies have given this presentation at a...

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Third Annual Jane Austen Birthday Tea – Celebrating Jane’s Birthday

Third Annual Jane Austen Birthday Tea – Celebrating Jane’s Birthday

Third Annual Jane Austen Birthday Tea The Southwest Florida JASNA group held their third annual Jane Austen Birthday Tea on Saturday, December 9th at the home of JASNA Member Karla Benton. Karla graciously provided her lovely home, which has numerous framed Re...

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Jasna Florida Southwest Region Season is Here! – Fall 2017 Meetings Resume

Jasna Florida Southwest Region Season is Here! – Fall 2017 Meetings Resume

Jasna Florida Southwest Region Meetings Resumed It’s almost “Season” again here in Southwest Florida and many of our Snowbird members have returned. Yay! We are so glad to see them again!  It’s been a long summer break. The weather is...

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