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Call for Papers for
2019 AGM

February 8, 2018

JASNA's Southeastern Virginia Region, host of the 2019 Annual General Meeting in Williamsburg, invites proposals for breakout sessions celebrating 200 years of Northanger Abbey.

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New Issue of
Persuasions On-Line Posted

December 22, 2017

Searching for a good read?  Look no further than the Winter 2017 issue of Persuasions On-Line (Vol. 38, No. 1), released on December 16 in honor of Jane Austen's 242nd birthday.

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2018 Essay Contest Open

November 14, 2017

The topic for the 2018 JASNA Essay Contest has been selected, and the writing contest is now under way! We invite high school, college, and graduate school students worldwide to participate.

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Young Filmmakers
Contest Winners Named

November 13, 2017

Congratulations to the winners of the JASNA Southwest Region's Young Filmmakers Contest! The host region for the 2017 AGM invited high school, college, and graduate school students to submit a short film inspired by...

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Applications for 2018 IVP Grant Due Dec. 15

November 9, 2017

JASNA MEMBERS:  Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 JASNA International Visitor Program grant. If you are a member residing in the United States or Canada and have a...

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2017 Essay Contest Winners

August 14, 2017

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 JASNA Essay Contest, an annual event open to high school, college/university, and graduate school students worldwide.

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In Memory of Jane Austen

July 18, 2017

Jane Austen died on this day, 200 years ago, at the age of 41. Janeites the world over are marking the anniversary and celebrating her life and legacy.

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Welcome to the New JASNA.org

July 1, 2017

We are excited to unveil JASNA's redesigned website! For returning visitors who would like to know what has changed, here is a quick summary. 

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Registration Open
for 2017 AGM

June 7, 2017

Registration is now open for JASNA's 2017 Annual General Meeting, October 6-8, on "Jane Austen in Paradise:  Intimations of Immortality."  Join us in Huntington Beach! 

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Calling on Young Filmmakers!

March 21, 2017

Lights! Camera! Action! JASNA Southwest, Host Region for the 2017 AGM, has launched a Young Filmmakers Contest for students in high school, college and graduate school. 

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