2018 Young Filmmakers Contest Now Open

2018 Young Filmmakers Contest Now Open

The Southwest Region of the Jane Austen Society of North America (JASNA) is accepting video submissions for our second Young Filmmakers Contest. Students at the high school, college and graduate-school levels (including spring 2018 graduates) are eligible to compete...
Survey Highlights

Survey Highlights

A heartfelt thanks to the many JASNA Southwest members and friends who participated in our recent event survey. We appreciate your comments and suggestions! We offered participants a chance to enter to win a 10-pound U.K. Jane Austen banknote, and the winner was Doris...
Century Books Opens Jane Austen Alcove

Century Books Opens Jane Austen Alcove

Century Books in Pasadena opened its new Jane Austen Alcove on March 25 and the proprietors are donating a portion of the proceeds from Austen-related sales to JASNA Southwest. The store is located at 1039 E. Green Street. Phone is 626-344-6411. Century Books is an...
Free Online Course on Austen Begins April 23

Free Online Course on Austen Begins April 23

The University of Southampton is offering the online course “Jane Austen: Myth, Reality and Global Celebrity” beginning April 23. You need a basic knowledge of her novels to enjoy the course. The course is taught by Gillian Dow, executive director of the...