Jane Austen to Downton Abbey
Join us on Sunday, May 21 for “Jane Austen to Downton Abbey” at the University Club of Pasadena, from 1:30-4 p.m.
Our featured speaker is Dr. DiAnn Ellis, who will discuss “Historical, Cultural and Social Links from Jane Austen to Downton Abbey.” Among the topics covered will be the British empire, landowners, the peerage, the entail, the real Highclere Castle/Chawton, entertainment, presentation at court, the London season, servants, the Industrial Revolution, the Buccaneers, the suffragette movement, fashionistas, war and much more. It promises to be an illuminating and engaging afternoon! Cost for the program is $25, including parking.